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 commonWestern wildflower populatessunny meadows, growing 8–16in. high and wide, with narrow,fleshy, gray-green leaves. Fromlate winter into spring, daintymagenta flowers, about 1 in.wide, are produced on 8-in.-longstems. Grow from seed.
Mediterranean native reaches 3–6 ft. tall and wide from spring-sown seed. Satiny flowers up to 4...
Heavy bloomer with bright orange petals tipped in yellow.
Native to Eurasia, North Africa. Slender, branching, hairy-stemmed plant to 3 ft. tall, 1 ft. wide, wi...