Native to central and North America. Prickly-leafed and prickly-stemmed plants to 3 ft. tall, 1 1/2 ft. wide, with large, showy poppies that bloom mainly in summer. Easy to grow from seeds sown in place or in pots (transplant gently). Will reseed and colonize. Provide good drainage. Seed specialists may offer other species.Argemone mexicana
Native to West Indies and probably Central America and Florida; naturalized in the Southwest and Hawaii. Yellow to orange,1 1/2 to 2 1/2-in. flowers. ‘Yellow Lustre’ grows 1 1/2 to 2 ft. tall, has lemony orange blooms.
Bachelor's Button, or cornflower, is a pretty blue flower from northern temperate regions. A common bu...
Coarse, sturdy plants with bold blooms. Includes sunflower. Most are prime subjects for cut flowers. P...
Biennial grown as annual. European native blooms first year if sown between early fall and earliest sp...