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The unopened flowers of platycodons resemble hot-air balloons, for which they are named. The buds of these perennials open to bell-shaped flowers in pink, blue, and white. Learn about the balloon flower.

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Globe amaranth is a tropical annual flower with small, cloverlike, papery flowers that continually bloom throughout summer. Globe amaranth can grow up to two feet. Learn more about globe amaranth.

Annuals 12-24 Inches

Many annuals reach a height of between 12 and 24 inches. These plants are very versatile and can be used in many garden areas. Learn which annuals reach this mid-range height.

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