Small genus of plants from sunny, moist areas in South America. Species include a spreading mound and a ground-covering mat. Both are blanketed with broadly cup-shaped blooms in summer. Beyond the hardiness range, treat these perennials as annuals.Nierembergia repens
Native to Andean and warm-temperate South America. This species grows as a mat to 4–6 in. high and 2 ft. wide, with bright green foliage and white blossoms. For best performance, don’t crowd it with more aggressive plants. Not as heat-tolerant as N. linariifolia.
Hybrids between the P. aequalis and P. capensis. ‘African Queen’ ha...
These grasslike Asian natives are slightly less cold-hardy than their close cousins Liriope. ...
Native to western Asia and the eastern Mediterranean, Ficus carica is grown for its edible fr...