Easy-to-grow Western natives that are related to phlox. Slender plants with finely cut leaves and colorful flowers from late spring to early fall. Useful in wild gardens or borders. In fall or early spring, sow seeds in well-drained soil where plants are to grow. Thin seedlings to avoid crowding.Gilia tricolor
Native to California. Grows to 4–18 in. high and about 9 in. wide. Subtly beautiful flowers, carried singly or in clusters, are 1/2 in. wide or wider, with pale to deep violet with a yellow throat spotted purple; blue pollen.
These small daisies top tall plants that work well at the middle or back of a late-summer perennial bo...
Summer annuals. ‘Cinnamon’ has medium pink blooms; those of ‘Spice’ are light ...
Charming, almost legendary European species, cultivated for hundreds of years and used in developing m...