Flowers: Most Popular Articles
Add more eye-level blooms to your flower garden by copying one of these seven hanging basket ideas.
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.
Fill your hanging baskets with flowers, and attract butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.
Verbena plants are prolific bloomers for your butterfly and container garden.
Grow a vanilla orchid, and harvest vanilla beans for your drinks and desserts.
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.
Learn all about Japanese ikebana, including ikebana containers, the history of the art, and the right supplies to tackle a project yourself.
Gaura is a drought tolerant perennial flower with a long blooming time.
The annual vinca flower is a tough plant for sunny, dry areas in the garden.
You can design your cottage garden to suit your climate and to reflect your favorite flowering plants.
The moss rose is a sun-loving annual flower that tolerates drought.
Learn how to grow flowering ginger plants, a tropical flower with edible flower parts.
Tips on hoya plant care, pictures of hoya plant flowers, and a list of recommended hoya plant varieties
The fresh allure of daisies fits into any garden design. Learn about five of the most popular daisy types for your landscape.
Celosia, or cockscomb flower, is a full sun annual for the garden.
Would you like an annual flower that blooms nonstop without the need for deadheading? Million bells are prolific bloomers that attract hummingbirds.
Flower gardeners must identify caterpillar pests and butterfly caterpillars in the garden.
Providing dianthus care is easy for gardeners with a sunny, well-draining spot in the flower garden.
Identify your orchid by viewing this orchid photo gallery.
Cosmos flowers are easy annuals to grow from seed in the garden.
Learn how to grow lisianthus flowers in the garden.
Control rust fungus by using organic and chemical sprays, and by planting rust resistant flower varieties.
Gazania flowers are easy annuals for sunny dry gardens.
Learn how to make your fairy garden shine with blooming flowers.
Learn how, why, and when to mulch your flowerbeds for a healthy garden.
Add these five unusual easy flowers to your seed starting lineup.
Balsam flowers are as pretty as they are easy to grow in moist garden soil and partial shade.
Look at photos of 12 summer wedding flowers in season.
Grow the long blooming pentas flowers to attract butterflies and hummingbirds.
The everlasting strawflower will brighten your garden and your dried flower crafts.
Filler flowers for wedding arrangements go beyond baby's breath. Explore the range of colors, texture, and fragrance in these bouquet stretchers.
Get 10 front yard landscaping ideas for flowerbeds.
Turtlehead flowers can grow in sun or shade gardens, but they always need moisture.
Lace bugs are common flower garden insect pests that cause foliage damage and leaf drop throughout summer.
A flowering balcony garden is your tiny urban oasis.
The perennial lupine flower is at home in the wildflower garden or the cottage garden.
Grow dahlia tubers as annuals for the summer flower garden.
Brides planning a spring wedding can choose from these 12 seasonal wedding flowers for bridal bouquets, centerpieces, and boutonnieres.
The kangaroo paw plant is one of Australia's most beloved exports. Learn how to care for this exotic flower.
Learn how to get more blooms from your rose bushes in the flower garden.
The spider lily, genus lycoris, is a fall blooming perennial.
The tuberose is a fragrant flower you can grow from a bulb in one season.
Find the best flower fertilizer for your garden, whether it's organic fertilizer, chemical fertilizer, or a slow release fertilizer.
Begonias are easy annual flowers for the shade garden. Look at pictures of wax begonias, tuberous begonias, and angel wing begonias.
Bachelor's buttons, or cornflowers, are blue annual flowers easy to grow from seed.
Turn your courtyard garden into your best kept secret with the right flowering plants and garden accessories.
Plant a flowering hanging basket like the professionals do.
Learn the solutions to five common flower garden problems.
Delphinium are tall blue flowers that thrive in cool soil and moist conditions.
Ranunculus bulbs are cool weather annual flowers.
Penstemon flowers, also called beardtongue, are easy perennials for the sunny garden.
Plant a container garden to attract butterflies to the flower garden.
Toad lilies are hardy perennial flowers for the shade garden. Place these late summer blooming flowers at the front of the flower border.
Nicotiana is an heirloom flowering annual that's easy to grow from seed.
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.
Every southern garden should have a flowering camellia for winter interest.
Gardeners looking for cimicifuga plants can now find them listed as actaea plants.
The sweet alyssum plant is a fragrant annual flower that attracts beneficial insects.
Akebia quinata is called the chocolate vine for its fragrant flowers.
For a healthy flower garden, you must amend the soil, water the plants, fertilize, and control weeds and insect pests.
Learn how to grow liatris, also known as blazing star, in the flower garden.
Explore vintage wedding flower ideas, including bridal bouquets, wedding cake toppers, and flower centerpieces.
Plant globe amaranth in the summer garden for dried flowers and to attract butterflies.
Bleeding heart vine is a tender tropical plant that resembles the herbaceous perennial bleeding heart in appearance, not hardiness.
Look at photos of 12 popular fall wedding flowers in season.
Plant a hellstrip garden between the sidewalk and street.
Botrytis is a fungal disease of flowers that produces fuzzy mold growth on buds and leaves.
Learn how to grow amaranth in the annual flower garden.
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.
The fuzzy red flowers of the chenille plant are so full of personality, you might be tempted to name them.
Pincushion flowers are low maintenance perennial plants for butterflies and garden borders.
Learn how to get orchids to bloom, and help lifeless looking orchids rebloom.
Any one of these eight classic garden ornaments can make a striking statement in your landscape.
Natural burlap cloth is a cheap and environmentally friendly product with many uses in the flower garden. Use burlap for garden protection and planting.
Grow baby's breath in the flower garden for bouquet fillers.
Attract butterflies to shade gardens with nectar rich flowers and shade loving host plants.
Learn how to grow columbine in the flower garden.
As fresh cut flowers or dried craft flowers, statice looks as beautiful in your home as in the landscape.
Foxtail lilies brighten up the spring garden with towering flower spikes.
Fragrance and tradition make the stephanotis vine a valuable addition to your tropical flowering container garden.
What the voodoo lily lacks in pleasing fragrance, it makes up for in its weird and wonderful bloom.
Bells of Ireland are green flowers for the cottage garden and cutting garden.
Follow these 8 tips to double the life of your floral arrangement.
Scented stock is an annual flower that emits fragrance in the evening.
An all white bridal bouquet is a classic choice.
The spikes of gladioli make a dramatic accent in the garden and the vase.
Grape hyacinths are fragrant spring bulbs for containers, woodland gardens, and rock gardens.
A gallery of seven small flowering gardens for every space.
Grow these six chocolate scented flowers in your fragrant flower garden.
Discover 12 top performing coneflowers for the sunny perennial flower garden.
Russian sage, black-eyed Susans, and yarrow anchor this mailbox 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.
Great blue lobelia and cardinal flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies to the garden.
A well-designed window box can be the crowning glory of your full sun garden.
The anemone flower is popular in wedding bouquets, but an easy garden flower for the landscape as well.
Fuchsia flowers and New Guinea impatiens
Bring your holidays to life with a miniature Christmas fairy garden.
Find free mulch, compost, seeds, and find cheap flower garden supplies.
You can kill or repel ants in the flower garden safely and inexpensively.
Find the best fall floral arrangements for a Thanksgiving centerpiece, Halloween gift, or autumn decor.
Sea holly flowers provide a lot of blue oomph in the garden, asking for very little maintenance in return.
Kill grassy weeds in flowerbeds with chemical and physical controls.
Plant it, and they will come: insects have an uncanny way of finding their favorite flowers in your garden. Learn how to stop them in their tracks.
Miniature African violets are right at home in the fairy garden.
Choose the best orchid growing media for your healthy tropical plants.
Some flower garden insect pests do more than just munch on plants. They can carry viruses and other plant diseases.
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.
Garden mums and asters look similar, but asters are more hardy than mums.
Is your cat battling your green thumb with his black paws? Target his unwanted behaviors with these deterrents.
Helenium flowers bloom in the late summer and fall garden.
Clay soil presents drainage and landscaping challenges in the garden, but you can choose flowering plants and gardening methods to improve clay.
Learn how to grow amaryllis in containers and outdoors. Explore amaryllis bulb gift ideas and propagation techniques.
Easy to grow rain lilies will multiply in your flower garden readily, springing up after a summer shower.
Hydrangeas quickly build up the volume of wedding flower arrangements.
Lavender cotton is a versatile flowering herb at home in your dry, sunny landscape.
Mealybugs damage leaves and shoots of many garden plants in the landscape. Kill mealybugs on flowers without using chemical pesticides.
Turn your tulip bulbs into reliable perennial flowers with these growing tips.
Aphids appear to come from nowhere in the spring, sucking the life from your flowers. Control aphids without chemical pesticides.
Use compost in the flower garden to start seeds and improve soil health.
Protea flowers are long lasting flowers for exotic cut flower arrangements.
Following a monthly orchid care calendar will help you achieve reblooming orchids.
Peat moss is not a sustainable soil amendment, but there are alternatives to building great garden soil.
Natural pesticides are cheap and easy to make for the flower garden. Supplement your gardening supplies with these homemade pest controls.
Fleuroselect chose six annual and perennial flowers of exceptional quality for its 2014 Gold Medal awards.
Employ these 10 design elements in your next floral arrangement.
Gardeners tired of the same bedding plants can grow these unusual flowers as a conversation piece.
A springtime tulip and rose bridal bouquet
Use leftover coffee grounds in compost, as mulch, and as fertilizer in the flower garden.
Explore the range of mulch types for your healthy flower garden.
Good deer control methods start with prevention. Stop deer damage in your flower garden by growing plants that deer rarely browse.
The Indian Pink wildflower attracts hummingbirds and thrives in the shady garden.
A window box filled with shade flowers will add a pop of color to your home's facade.
The Carolina allspice is a hardy native shrub with fragrant flowers.
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.
The cascade bridal bouquet is a formal wedding arrangement.
Plant flowers in a boat for an unusual container garden.
Incorporate these cottage garden flowers and design elements into your landscape.
African iris is a tender perennial for the xeriscape.
Keep your Mediterranean garden in bloom with these 10 flowering plants.
Learn how to grow pansies in the spring flower garden.
Earthworms improve drainage, soil structure, and overall garden productivity. Encourage the earthworm population in the flower garden, and reap the benefits of earthworm castings.
Combat problem areas in your flowerbeds with soil amendments and tough flowering plants.
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.
Learn how to keep mold, rodents, and other mulch problems out of your flower garden mulch.
These seven color families will make your flowerbeds turn heads.
Gardeners can propagate perennial flowers by dividing plants, layering plants, and rooting stem cuttings.
A mixed purple and white spring bridal bouquet, with roses and irises.
Get ideas you can use in your landscape from experts at the world's top flower shows.
Learn how to grow flowers in hot, dry gardens.
Armyworms damage many plants in the flower garden, but you can control these caterpillar pests without chemicals.