You will find everything you need to grow these beautiful flowers that will return year after year. Not only are they beautiful, but many of the plants are extra fragrant. Use them for cut flowers or a wonderful addition to the garden.
If you like the idea of a leafy, small-flowering plant, but still want vibrant colors consider adding the Croton plant to your garden or inside your home.
No cottage or country garden would be complete without showy stalks of hollyhock (A. rosea.) From germination to storing seeds, this guide makes growing these old-fashioned favorites a little easier.
What bulbs bloom first in spring? Find the best, early blooming spring bulbs to pack a punch of color in the garden as the snow begins to melt.
The California lilac is easy to recognize with its explosion of lilac-blue flowers, although it is not a true lilac (the genus of which is syringa). It is native to North America but found in other countries, such as the United Kingdom and Mexico.
Wild primulas and primroses have been cultivated and hybridized to make a huge collection of attractive plants. The flowers have a wonderful range of colours.
This is a guide to the top 10 easy perennial plants to grow from seed. Perhaps you are looking at packets of perennial flower seeds and are wondering which ones are the best and the easiest to grow. Hopefully something here will be of help.
This guide gives you some ideas about colorful and easy to grow perennial and annual flowers for planters and flower beds in your garden. None of the plants are particularly fussy and many can be grown easily from seed
From fighting off pesky nematodes to decorating wedding ceremonies, French marigolds have many unique uses. No wonder these fascinating plants are loved the world over.
There are many colors and forms to choose from when you are buying primrose plants. They bloom in early spring and can be used as borders, planted in containers, or grown at the focal point of your entire garden. This article will explain how some are able to grow them as perennials.
A staple in any good southern garden, gardenias are fairly hardy and can withstand the hot weather, provided they have some shelter from direct sunlight for part of the day. They can thrive in the garden or in a pot. In the language of flowers, gardenia means “secret love."
Want a beautiful garden or at least a beautiful bouquet. It's helpful to know what flowers flourish in what month to know how to enjoy beautiful flowers all year long.
An instructional article on how, when, and where to plant colorful dahlias, which are hardy in United States Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 7 through 10.
The hyacinth is an unusual flower because of their cluster of flowers and fresh scent. They are most successfully grown in USDA hardiness zones 4 through 8.
The Wild Prairie Rose is the state flower of both Iowa and North Dakota, but it is a beloved plant all over the United States, often growing naturally in the wild but also chosen for landscaping because of its spectacular beauty and easy maintenance.