As soon as summer hits, Zinnias start to open up and show off their bright, bold colors. And with them comes a steady stream of butterflies: swallowtails, monarchs, painted ladies, and much more. Zinnias are one of the easiest annual wildflowers to grow from seed and one of our favorite plants for a… Read More →
California Poppies are famous for illuminating entire meadows and valleys on the West Coast with their bright orange and yellow blooms - but they are happy to grow most anywhere! Drought-tolerant and easy to grow, these 1-2 foot tall wildflowers sit atop feathery, fern-like foliage, wafting in the breeze. California poppies are a great choice for sandy and nutrient-poor soils and will reseed readily.
California Poppies are famous for illuminating entire hills on the West coast, but will add show-stopping color anywhere. No meadow is complete without these iconic orange blooms that last from spring all the way into the summer, often re-blooming in the fall. California Poppies are deer resistant, native, and extremely easy to grow, tolerating almost any soil. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Annual. Learn More →
Red Chief is a striking, scarlet variation of the favorite California Poppy. The spectacular blooms create a bold statement in the meadow planted on its own or paired with other California Poppy varieties. Annual. Learn More →
This unique California Poppy illuminates the late season meadow with stunning purple/pink blooms. A charming statement on its own or paired with the white California Poppy Ivory Castle. Annual. Learn More →
Similar to the taller variety, Dwarf California Poppies illuminate the garden or meadow with golden-yellow blooms. This easy-to-grow Wildflower is native to California, thriving in full sun and almost any well-draining soil. Although it is an annual, this variety may re-seed each year.
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Deep rose petals soften to a gentle cream color in the center, making this bi-color beauty a must-have in the late season meadow. Shorter in height, Carmine King is perfect for borders and even containers! Annual. Learn More →
Ivory Castle boasts single, white blooms offset by creamy yellow centers. A gorgeous variation of the favorite California Poppy. Extremely easy to grow and beautiful paired with other California Poppies. Annual. Learn More →