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