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.
Easy-to-grow Western natives that are related to phlox. Slender plants with finely cut leaves and colo...
Turnips are best known for their roots, although the foliage is also edible (some varieties are grown ...
Succulent perennial in Zone 24, or indoor/outdoor plant. South African native forms a solid, fleshy, g...