Flowers: Most Popular Articles
Spider flowers don’t emit a noticeable fragrance, but hummingbirds and butterflies didn’t get the memo, because they are drawn to these flowers all summer long.
Verbena plants are prolific bloomers for your butterfly and container garden.
The founder of Ubiogrow discusses the reason for using soil stimulants in the organic garden, and shares the results gardeners can expect with micronutrient products.
Fill your hanging baskets with flowers, and attract butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.
The annual vinca flower is a tough plant for sunny, dry areas in the garden.
The moss rose is a sun-loving annual flower that tolerates drought.
Grow a vanilla orchid, and harvest vanilla beans for your drinks and desserts.
Providing dianthus care is easy for gardeners with a sunny, well-draining spot in the flower garden.
Gaura is a drought tolerant perennial flower with a long blooming time.
Learn how to grow lisianthus flowers in the garden.
Would you like an annual flower that blooms nonstop without the need for deadheading? Million bells are prolific bloomers that attract hummingbirds.
Control rust fungus by using organic and chemical sprays, and by planting rust resistant flower varieties.
The perennial lupine flower is at home in the wildflower garden or the cottage garden.
Tips on hoya plant care, pictures of hoya plant flowers, and a list of recommended hoya plant varieties
Delphinium are tall blue flowers that thrive in cool soil and moist conditions.
Gazania flowers are easy annuals for sunny dry gardens.
Add more eye-level blooms to your flower garden by copying one of these seven hanging basket ideas.
This flower, in response to the shortening days of fall, gives gardeners a carpet of daisy-like flowers on a compact plant from August through September.
Cosmos flowers are easy annuals to grow from seed in the garden.
Flower gardeners must identify caterpillar pests and butterfly caterpillars in the garden.
Grow the long blooming pentas flowers to attract butterflies and hummingbirds.
Learn how to grow flowering ginger plants, a tropical flower with edible flower parts.
Learn how to make your fairy garden shine with blooming flowers.
Look at photos of 12 summer wedding flowers in season.
Learn how to get more blooms from your rose bushes in the flower garden.
The kangaroo paw plant is one of Australia's most beloved exports. Learn how to care for this exotic flower.
Learn how to grow liatris, also known as blazing star, in the flower garden.
Find the best flower fertilizer for your garden, whether it's organic fertilizer, chemical fertilizer, or a slow release fertilizer.
Penstemon flowers, also called beardtongue, are easy perennials for the sunny garden.
Identify your orchid by viewing this orchid photo gallery.
Celosia, or cockscomb flower, is a full sun annual for the garden.
Bachelor's buttons, or cornflowers, are blue annual flowers easy to grow from seed.
Filler flowers for wedding arrangements go beyond baby's breath. Explore the range of colors, texture, and fragrance in these bouquet stretchers.
Balsam flowers are as pretty as they are easy to grow in moist garden soil and partial shade.
You can design your cottage garden to suit your climate and to reflect your favorite flowering plants.
Lace bugs are common flower garden insect pests that cause foliage damage and leaf drop throughout summer.
Learn the solutions to five common flower garden problems.
Ranunculus bulbs are cool weather annual flowers.
Attract butterflies to shade gardens with nectar rich flowers and shade loving host plants.
Nicotiana is an heirloom flowering annual that's easy to grow from seed.
Toad lilies are hardy perennial flowers for the shade garden. Place these late summer blooming flowers at the front of the flower border.
Add these five unusual easy flowers to your seed starting lineup.
What the voodoo lily lacks in pleasing fragrance, it makes up for in its weird and wonderful bloom.
Learn how, why, and when to mulch your flowerbeds for a healthy garden.
Pincushion flowers are low maintenance perennial plants for butterflies and garden borders.
Plant a hellstrip garden between the sidewalk and street.
The spikes of gladioli make a dramatic accent in the garden and the vase.
Begonias are easy annual flowers for the shade garden. Look at pictures of wax begonias, tuberous begonias, and angel wing begonias.
Every southern garden should have a flowering camellia for winter interest.
A flowering balcony garden is your tiny urban oasis.
Brides planning a spring wedding can choose from these 12 seasonal wedding flowers for bridal bouquets, centerpieces, and boutonnieres.
The everlasting strawflower will brighten your garden and your dried flower crafts.
Akebia quinata is called the chocolate vine for its fragrant flowers.
Explore vintage wedding flower ideas, including bridal bouquets, wedding cake toppers, and flower centerpieces.
If you’re getting married anytime between November and March, chances are you will have one or more of these 12 flowers in your floral arrangements.
Growing flowers from seeds can give you an instant garden if you start with the right varieties. These annual flowers are easy to plant and grow in any garden.
You can kill or repel ants in the flower garden safely and inexpensively.
Grow dahlia tubers as annuals for the summer flower garden.
Grow baby's breath in the flower garden for bouquet fillers.
Scented stock is an annual flower that emits fragrance in the evening.
Gardeners looking for cimicifuga plants can now find them listed as actaea plants.
The fuzzy red flowers of the chenille plant are so full of personality, you might be tempted to name them.
The tuberose is a fragrant flower you can grow from a bulb in one season.
Learn how to get orchids to bloom, and help lifeless looking orchids rebloom.
For a healthy flower garden, you must amend the soil, water the plants, fertilize, and control weeds and insect pests.
Botrytis is a fungal disease of flowers that produces fuzzy mold growth on buds and leaves.
Use compost in the flower garden to start seeds and improve soil health.
Sea holly flowers provide a lot of blue oomph in the garden, asking for very little maintenance in return.
Bells of Ireland are green flowers for the cottage garden and cutting garden.
The spider lily, genus lycoris, is a fall blooming perennial.
Turtlehead flowers can grow in sun or shade gardens, but they always need moisture.
Natural pesticides are cheap and easy to make for the flower garden. Supplement your gardening supplies with these homemade pest controls.
Plant globe amaranth in the summer garden for dried flowers and to attract butterflies.
Fragrance and tradition make the stephanotis vine a valuable addition to your tropical flowering container garden.
Is your cat battling your green thumb with his black paws? Target his unwanted behaviors with these deterrents.
Plant a container garden to attract butterflies to the flower garden.
Bleeding heart vine is a tender tropical plant that resembles the herbaceous perennial bleeding heart in appearance, not hardiness.
Clay soil presents drainage and landscaping challenges in the garden, but you can choose flowering plants and gardening methods to improve clay.
As fresh cut flowers or dried craft flowers, statice looks as beautiful in your home as in the landscape.
Kill grassy weeds in flowerbeds with chemical and physical controls.
Explore the range of mulch types for your healthy flower garden.
Lavender cotton is a versatile flowering herb at home in your dry, sunny landscape.
Miniature African violets are right at home in the fairy garden.
The fresh allure of daisies fits into any garden design. Learn about five of the most popular daisy types for your landscape.
Easy to grow rain lilies will multiply in your flower garden readily, springing up after a summer shower.
Great blue lobelia and cardinal flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies to the garden.
Good deer control methods start with prevention. Stop deer damage in your flower garden by growing plants that deer rarely browse.
Mailbox gardens increase the curb appeal of your home.
Learn how to grow columbine in the flower garden.
Discover 12 top performing coneflowers for the sunny perennial flower garden.
An all white bridal bouquet is a classic choice.
Grow these six chocolate scented flowers in your fragrant flower garden.
Before you choose wedding flowers, consider how your wedding colors and theme will affect your selections of the bridal bouquet, wedding ceremony flowers, groom’s boutonniere, bridesmaid bouquets, wedding corsages, flower girl basket, and wedding reception flowers.
The anemone flower is popular in wedding bouquets, but an easy garden flower for the landscape as well.
Following a monthly orchid care calendar will help you achieve reblooming orchids.
Learn how to grow amaranth in the annual flower garden.
Aphids appear to come from nowhere in the spring, sucking the life from your flowers. Control aphids without chemical pesticides.
Some flower garden insect pests do more than just munch on plants. They can carry viruses and other plant diseases.
Grazing rabbits cause damage to tender shoots in the spring garden, and they damage tree bark and shrubs in the winter. Control rabbits without toxic chemicals.
Find free mulch, compost, seeds, and find cheap flower garden supplies.
Get 10 front yard landscaping ideas for flowerbeds.
A well-designed window box can be the crowning glory of your full sun garden.
Deal with a tree stump in the flower garden, whether it’s an ugly nuisance or a piece of art waiting to happen.
Plant a flowering hanging basket like the professionals do.
Learn how to keep mold, rodents, and other mulch problems out of your flower garden mulch.
Find the best fall floral arrangements for a Thanksgiving centerpiece, Halloween gift, or autumn decor.
Gardeners can propagate perennial flowers by dividing plants, layering plants, and rooting stem cuttings.
Peat moss is not a sustainable soil amendment, but there are alternatives to building great garden soil.
A window box filled with shade flowers will add a pop of color to your home's facade.
Follow these 8 tips to double the life of your floral arrangement.
Pulmonaria plants, also called lungwort, feature beautiful foliage as well as flowers.
Choose the best orchid growing media for your healthy tropical plants.
The sweet alyssum plant is a fragrant annual flower that attracts beneficial insects.
Think you don't have time for a flower garden? Base your flowerbeds on these easy choices, and sip a cold drink while your garden thrives without you.
Foxtail lilies brighten up the spring garden with towering flower spikes.
Use leftover coffee grounds in compost, as mulch, and as fertilizer in the flower garden.
Helenium flowers bloom in the late summer and fall garden.
Plant fall garden mums in groups for impact.
Learn all about Japanese ikebana, including ikebana containers, the history of the art, and the right supplies to tackle a project yourself.
Host plants for butterflies can provide ornamental value in the flower garden.
Look at photos of 12 popular fall wedding flowers in season.
Keep your Mediterranean garden in bloom with these 10 flowering plants.
Grape hyacinths are fragrant spring bulbs for containers, woodland gardens, and rock gardens.
The Indian Pink wildflower attracts hummingbirds and thrives in the shady garden.
Learn how to grow amaryllis in containers and outdoors. Explore amaryllis bulb gift ideas and propagation techniques.
Protea flowers are long lasting flowers for exotic cut flower arrangements.
Hydrangeas quickly build up the volume of wedding flower arrangements.
A mixed purple and white spring bridal bouquet, with roses and irises.
Learn how to grow pansies in the spring flower garden.
Plant flowers in a boat for an unusual container garden.
Grow freesia flowers, and brighten your winter windowsill with their exotic perfume.
The Carolina allspice is a hardy native shrub with fragrant flowers.
Plant garden flowers to attract large moths like the hummingbird moth.
Earthworms improve drainage, soil structure, and overall garden productivity. Encourage the earthworm population in the flower garden, and reap the benefits of earthworm castings.
Gardeners tired of the same bedding plants can grow these unusual flowers as a conversation piece.
Turn your tulip bulbs into reliable perennial flowers with these growing tips.
Daisy fleabane will grace your flower garden with a cloud of blossoms each summer.
The chocolate daisy is an easy to grow wildflower for the perennial garden.
Bring your holidays to life with a miniature Christmas fairy garden.
Old-fashioned but never out of style, snapdragons lift the spirits in early spring.
Bog garden flowers can light up the soggy part of the landscape.
A blue bridal bouquet featuring irises and calla lilies.
Discover seven vibrant rudbeckia cultivars for your cottage garden or flowering containers.
Some say the daylily is the perfect perennial. Try one of the hundreds of varieties of this low care flower, and get hooked on the rainbow of colors you'll discover in this popular genus.
If you have these 6 essential orchid supplies, your plant will be ready to bloom and thrive.
These seven color families will make your flowerbeds turn heads.
Floral foam looks easier to use than it is. Learn how to manipulate this highly effective florist tool to your advantage.
Choose sturdy flowers for a beach wedding ceremony.
Butterfly garden not attracting butterflies? Learn more about what these insects look for in your landscape.
Powdery mildew and downy mildew damage plants with white or gray patches on leaves, stems, and flowers. Use cultural methods or organic sprays to control these diseases.