Native to the temperate Pacific coastal regions of North and South America, these clumping evergreen and annual perennials are grown for their satiny, cup-shaped flowers. All tolerate lean soil, but grow and flower best in humus-rich loam. Good drainage is essential.Calandrinia ciliata
This common Western wildflower populates sunny meadows, growing 8–16 in. high and wide, with narrow, fleshy, gray-green leaves. From late winter into spring, dainty magenta flowers, about 1 in. wide, are produced on 8-in.-long stems. Grow from seed.
This annual grows to 20 ft., with 2 1/2–4-in.-long leaves finely divided into slender threads. S...
This annual has white, pink, lavender, or purple flower heads on 1–2-ft. stems. ‘All Aroun...
Shrub roses bloom prolifically over a long season and have abundant disease-resistant foliage. Most lo...