Flowers: Most Popular Articles
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.
Ranunculus bulbs are cool weather annual flowers.
Would you like an annual flower that blooms nonstop without the need for deadheading? Million bells are prolific bloomers that attract hummingbirds.
Providing dianthus care is easy for gardeners with a sunny, well-draining spot in the flower garden.
Verbena plants are prolific bloomers for your butterfly and container 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.
Look at photos of 12 summer wedding flowers in season.
Learn how to grow pansies in the spring flower garden.
Cosmos flowers are easy annuals to grow from seed in the garden.
Every southern garden should have a flowering camellia for winter interest.
The kangaroo paw plant is one of Australia's most beloved exports. Learn how to care for this exotic flower.
The perennial lupine flower is at home in the wildflower garden or the cottage garden.
Cleome flowers are one of the tallest annuals in the summer flower garden.
Grape hyacinths are fragrant spring bulbs for containers, woodland gardens, and rock gardens.
Delphinium are tall blue flowers that thrive in cool soil and moist conditions.
Attract butterflies to shade gardens with nectar rich flowers and shade loving host plants.
Gazania flowers are easy annuals for sunny dry gardens.
Learn how to get orchids to bloom, and help lifeless looking orchids rebloom.
Grow the long blooming pentas flowers to attract butterflies and hummingbirds.
Learn how to get more blooms from your rose bushes in the flower garden.
Filler flowers for wedding arrangements go beyond baby's breath. Explore the range of colors, texture, and fragrance in these bouquet stretchers.
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.
Begonias are easy annual flowers for the shade garden. Look at pictures of wax begonias, tuberous begonias, and angel wing begonias.
Control rust fungus by using organic and chemical sprays, and by planting rust resistant flower varieties.
Pincushion flowers are low maintenance perennial plants for butterflies and garden borders.
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.
Bachelor's buttons, or cornflowers, are blue annual flowers easy to grow from seed.
Tips on hoya plant care, pictures of hoya plant flowers, and a list of recommended hoya plant varieties
Identify your orchid by viewing this orchid photo gallery.
A flowering balcony garden is your tiny urban oasis.
Get more and earlier flowers in your spring garden with these five planting tips.
Wax begonias are easy for the beginning flower gardener to grow. Page 6.
Find the best flower fertilizer for your garden, whether it's organic fertilizer, chemical fertilizer, or a slow release fertilizer.
Learn how to grow liatris, also known as blazing star, in the flower garden.
A well-designed window box can be the crowning glory of your full sun garden.
Learn how to grow columbine in the flower garden.
Akebia quinata is called the chocolate vine for its fragrant flowers.
A window box filled with shade flowers will add a pop of color to your home's facade.
Learn how to make your fairy garden shine with blooming flowers.
Learn how to grow flowering ginger plants, a tropical flower with edible flower parts.
String or netting help vines climb a mailbox. Page 9.
Toad lilies are hardy perennial flowers for the shade garden. Place these late summer blooming flowers at the front of the flower border.
The bracelet corsage is a keepsake from your prom that endures after the flowers fade. Page 4.
Penstemon flowers, also called beardtongue, are easy perennials for the sunny garden.
For a healthy flower garden, you must amend the soil, water the plants, fertilize, and control weeds and insect pests.
Plant a flowering hanging basket like the professionals do.
Clay soil presents drainage and landscaping challenges in the garden, but you can choose flowering plants and gardening methods to improve clay.
The sweet alyssum plant is a fragrant annual flower that attracts beneficial insects.
The tuberose is a fragrant flower you can grow from a bulb in one season.
Bleeding heart vine is a tender tropical plant that resembles the herbaceous perennial bleeding heart in appearance, not hardiness.
Gaura is a drought tolerant perennial flower with a long blooming time.
Learn how to grow amaryllis in containers and outdoors. Explore amaryllis bulb gift ideas and propagation techniques.
Nicotiana is an heirloom flowering annual that's easy to grow from seed.
Discover 12 winter wedding flowers to use in your bridal bouquet, wedding ceremony flowers, and wedding reception flowers.
Scented stock is an annual flower that emits fragrance in the evening.
Explore the range of mulch types for your healthy flower garden.
Balsam flowers are as pretty as they are easy to grow in moist garden soil and partial shade.
The bronze leaf begonia can have white, red, or pink flowers. Page 7.
Good deer control methods start with prevention. Stop deer damage in your flower garden by growing plants that deer rarely browse.
Learn how to keep mold, rodents, and other mulch problems out of your flower garden mulch.
Learn how to grow lisianthus flowers in the garden.
Celosia, or cockscomb flower, is a full sun annual for the garden.
Plant globe amaranth in the summer garden for dried flowers and to attract butterflies.
Choose blooms for your Easter brunch table, or send an Easter flowering gift basket to friends and relatives.
Plant a container garden to attract butterflies to the flower garden.
Grow dahlia tubers as annuals for the summer flower garden.
Fragrance and tradition make the stephanotis vine a valuable addition to your tropical flowering container garden.
Flower gardeners must identify caterpillar pests and butterfly caterpillars in the garden.
Modern hybrids have made the old-fashioned petunia a flower garden must. Here are 11 top picks.
Kill grassy weeds in flowerbeds with chemical and physical controls.
The spikes of gladioli make a dramatic accent in the garden and the vase.
Explore vintage wedding flower ideas, including bridal bouquets, wedding cake toppers, and flower centerpieces.
Add more eye-level blooms to your flower garden by copying one of these seven hanging basket ideas.
Learn the solutions to five common flower garden problems.
Lace bugs are common flower garden insect pests that cause foliage damage and leaf drop throughout summer.
Brides planning a spring wedding can choose from these 12 seasonal wedding flowers for bridal bouquets, centerpieces, and boutonnieres.
Turn your tulip bulbs into reliable perennial flowers with these growing tips.
Earthworms improve drainage, soil structure, and overall garden productivity. Encourage the earthworm population in the flower garden, and reap the benefits of earthworm castings.
Peat moss is not a sustainable soil amendment, but there are alternatives to building great garden soil.
The tuberous begonia flowers in partial shade. Page 2.
Following a monthly orchid care calendar will help you achieve reblooming orchids.
Hydrangeas and impatiens make a vivid combination planting in the shade garden. Page 2.
Bells of Ireland are green flowers for the cottage garden and cutting garden.
The anemone flower is popular in wedding bouquets, but an easy garden flower for the landscape as well.
Choose the best orchid growing media for your healthy tropical plants.
The everlasting strawflower will brighten your garden and your dried flower crafts.
An all white bridal bouquet is a classic choice.
Learn how to care for azalea bushes in the organic flower garden.
Use compost in the flower garden to start seeds and improve soil health.
Grow baby's breath in the flower garden for bouquet fillers.
Protea flowers are long lasting flowers for exotic cut flower arrangements.
Learn how, why, and when to mulch your flowerbeds for a healthy garden.
Some flower garden insect pests do more than just munch on plants. They can carry viruses and other plant diseases.
Find free mulch, compost, seeds, and find cheap flower garden supplies.
Use composted livestock manure safely in the flower garden to fertilize plants with a natural source of nitrogen.
As fresh cut flowers or dried craft flowers, statice looks as beautiful in your home as in the landscape.
Get 10 front yard landscaping ideas for flowerbeds.
Turtlehead flowers can grow in sun or shade gardens, but they always need moisture.
A mixed purple and white spring bridal bouquet, with roses and irises.
Learn how to grow amaranth in the annual flower garden.
Grow freesia flowers, and brighten your winter windowsill with their exotic perfume.
Lavender cotton is a versatile flowering herb at home in your dry, sunny landscape.
Use leftover coffee grounds in compost, as mulch, and as fertilizer in the flower garden.
Botrytis is a fungal disease of flowers that produces fuzzy mold growth on buds and leaves.
What the voodoo lily lacks in pleasing fragrance, it makes up for in its weird and wonderful bloom.
The blooms of nonstop begonias are fully double and resemble roses. Page 5.
Mealybugs damage leaves and shoots of many garden plants in the landscape. Kill mealybugs on flowers without using chemical pesticides.
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 Carolina allspice is a hardy native shrub with fragrant flowers.
Wax begonias are a staple for the annual flower garden, and some have variegated leaves.
A blue bridal bouquet featuring irises and calla lilies.
The fuzzy red flowers of the chenille plant are so full of personality, you might be tempted to name them.
The spider lily, genus lycoris, is a fall blooming perennial.
Begonia richmondensis has attractive foliage as well as blossoms. Page 3.
Foxtail lilies brighten up the spring garden with towering flower spikes.
Flower gardeners can use seed tape or a seed mat as an easy way to plant and space flowers from seed.
Gardeners can propagate perennial flowers by dividing plants, layering plants, and rooting stem cuttings.
You can kill or repel ants in the flower garden safely and inexpensively.
The free flowering White Doublet Begonia has double flowers. Page 8.
Great blue lobelia and cardinal flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies to the garden.
The Indian Pink wildflower attracts hummingbirds and thrives in the shady garden.
Follow these 8 tips to double the life of your floral arrangement.
Torch Pink is an Angel Wing Begonia variety. Page 9.
Get ideas you can use in your landscape from experts at the world's top flower shows.
Learn all about Japanese ikebana, including ikebana containers, the history of the art, and the right supplies to tackle a project yourself.
Natural burlap cloth is a cheap and environmentally friendly product with many uses in the flower garden. Use burlap for garden protection and planting.
Mocca yellow is an unusual hue in the nonstop flowering begonia series. Page 4.
Grow these six chocolate scented flowers in your fragrant flower garden.
Horticulturists and breeders unveil the top new flower varieties for 2014.
The chocolate daisy is an easy to grow wildflower for the perennial garden.
Plant a hellstrip garden between the sidewalk and street.
Gardeners tired of the same bedding plants can grow these unusual flowers as a conversation piece.
Unify your flower garden with five winning color schemes from spring through first frost.
Choose a compost accelerator to make a hot compost pile, even in winter. Gardeners can use a homemade compost activator, or can buy a compost starter.
Gardeners looking for cimicifuga plants can now find them listed as actaea plants.
Flower gardeners who practice moon gardening can schedule their planting and maintenance according to the waxing and waning moon.
African iris is a tender perennial for the xeriscape. Page 2.
Keep your Mediterranean garden in bloom with these 10 flowering plants.
Growing mounted orchids is a natural way to care for these epiphytic plants.
If you have these 6 essential orchid supplies, your plant will be ready to bloom and thrive.
Moles infuriate gardeners, but sometimes they take the blame for damage they didn't inflict. Learn how to control and when to tolerate these pests.
Know what flower shapes you want in your wedding flower arrangements to suit your style.
Plant flowers in a boat for an unusual container garden.
Sea holly flowers provide a lot of blue oomph in the garden, asking for very little maintenance in return.
Bog garden flowers can light up the soggy part of the landscape.
Starting a worm bin makes homemade compost possible even for apartment dwellers.
You can grow cottage gardens in dry climates by choosing drought tolerant flowers. Page 4.
Host plants for butterflies can provide ornamental value in the flower garden.