Here are names of flowers that begin with the letter M. With an emphasis on common and easy to grow varieties:
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This is a type of cactus that thrives in dry areas. The flowers are usually small pink-purple and strong light encourages flowering and heavy wool and spine production.
Marvel of Peru
Mirabilis jalapa, commonly called four-o-clock or marvel of Peru, is native to Peru. This is a bushy tender perennial that usually grows to 24-36” (less frequently to 48”) tall on erect, branching stems.
Helianthus maximiliani is a North American species of sunflower known by the common name Maximilian sunflower. This sunflower is named for Prince Maximilian of Wied-Neuwied, who encountered it on his travels in North America.
Over a hundred travelers embarked on the voyage of the Mayflower in September 1620.
Mediterranean Sea Holly
Mexican Bush Sage
There are many types of bells. However, there aren’t a million. Million bells plants, on the other hand, attract hummingbirds and butterflies. The flowers bloom from spring to winter without a problem.
Ipomoea lobata, the fire vine, firecracker vine or Spanish flag is a species of flowering plant.
Miss Willmott’s Ghost
Miss Willimott’s Ghost has a luminous spiny collar of silvery-white bracts surrounding an egg-shaped flower head and tightly packed with flowers, initially pale green, then changing to steel-blue.
Missouri Evening Primrose
This is usually called the big fruit evening primrose, Ozark sundrop or Missouri evening primrose.
Mock orange (Philadelphus lewisii) is the Idaho State Flower.
Morning glory (also written as morning-glory) has flowers that unravel into full bloom in the early morning. There are different varieties of morning glory each with their own colors.
Kalmia latifolia, commonly called mountain laurel, calico-bush, or spoonwood is oftentimes considered to be the most beautiful of native American shrubs.
Malva moschata, the musk mallow or musk-mallow, is a species of flowering plant with hairy stems and foliage, and pink saucer-shaped flowers in summer.
Mediterranean Sea Holly
Mexican Fire Barrel
Mexican sunflower, T. rotundifolia, is a vigorous, drought-tolerant plant that grows easily. So easily that if left unchecked it oftentimes becomes invasive. They bloom beautiful orange flowers.
Michaelmas Daisy, which is one of the many different types of Aster flowers, blooms in August through to October. They come in a variety of colors including white, blue, purple, and pink.
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