Perennials Articles

(Though roses are shrubs, we have categorized them with flowers since most people tend to look for... read more
So many gorgeous flowers and too little space!  That’s my dilemma as I pore over the seed catalogs... read more
A trio of perennial plant “stars” are lighting up my drought-stricken garden this summer.  Two... read more
Welcome to our Growing Guides for flowers. On this page, we cover popular annuals, perennials,... read more
Black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia hirta) are native to North America and one of the most popular... read more
Veronica , also called Speedwell, is a carefree and easy-to-grow perennial with long spikes of... read more
Delphiniums are perennials grown for their showy spikes of colorful summer flowers in gorgeous... read more
Sedum is a perennial with thick, succulent leaves, fleshy stems, and clusters of star-shaped... read more
Astilbe is a perennial with beautiful, showy flowers atop glossy, fern–like foliage. Its flower... read more
Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to... read more
Yarrow is a hardy perennial with showy flower heads composed of many tiny, tightly-packed flowers.... read more
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—... read more
Coneflowers are bright perennials, some of which are used in herbal remedies. These flowers are... read more
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,... read more
Lily flowers are valued for their large, very showy, often fragrant flowers. The 6 plain or... read more
The cheerful shasta daisy is a classic perennial. It looks similar to the familiar roadside daisy... read more
Where to buy tulip bulbs: Burpee Gardening Long live the tulip! We can buy tulip bulbs in virtually... read more
Where to buy daffodil bulbs: Burpee Gardening Sunny, yellow daffodils are a wonderful sign that... read more
Where to buy dahlia seeds and bulbs: Burpee Gardening In cold climates of North America, dahlias... read more
The tall, beautiful iris, named after the Greek goddess who rode rainbows, comes in many magical ... read more
The fattest and most scrumptious of all flowers, a rare fusion of fluff and majesty, the peony is... read more
Here are some tips on how to take care of your perennial garden. Loose, well-drained, loamy soil to... read more