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(Though roses are shrubs, we have categorized them with flowers since most people tend to look for...
In some places, gladiolas can be left in the ground all winter. In colder climates, though, they...
Are you tired of planting tulips and crocus bulbs only to have them disappear because mice and...
Plants That Repel...
Which plants repel mosquitoes and other insects in the backyard and garden? And it’s not just...
Do you know the language of flowers? As our list below shows, each flower has its own meaning. The...
Veronica , also called Speedwell, is a carefree and easy-to-grow perennial with long spikes of...
Where to buy tulip bulbs: Burpee Gardening Long live the tulip! We can buy tulip bulbs in virtually...
Yarrow is a hardy perennial with showy flower heads composed of many tiny, tightly-packed flowers....
Impatiens is a beautiful annual that makes an excellent houseplant or summer bedding plant. It is...
Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to...
Cosmos are annuals, grown for their showy flowers. The flowerheads may be bowl– or open cup–shaped...
Delphiniums are perennials grown for their showy spikes of colorful summer flowers in gorgeous...
Where to buy morning glory seeds: Burpee Gardening Morning glories are annual climbers with...
Nasturtium is an easy-to-grow annual whose leaves and flowers are edible. These plants with their...
Black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia hirta) are native to North America and one of the most popular...
Petunias are one of the most popular flowers, often grown as annuals. They are tender perennials in...
The cheerful shasta daisy is a classic perennial. It looks similar to the familiar roadside daisy...
Astilbe is a perennial with beautiful, showy flowers atop glossy, fern–like foliage. Its flower...
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,...
Pansies are the colorful flowers with the “faces.” In fact, they have one of the widest ranges of...
Zinnia flowers are one of the easiest plants grow, grow quickly, and bloom heavily. They make a...
Coneflowers are bright perennials, some of which are used in herbal remedies. These flowers are...
Where to buy marigold seeds and plants: Burpee Gardening No annual is more cheerful or easier to...
Gladiolus is a perennial favored for its beautiful, showy flowers. Its flowers grow on tall spikes...
The tall, beautiful iris, named after the Greek goddess who rode rainbows, comes in many magical ...
Sweet peas enchant us with their fragile, seductive fragrance and make great bouquets. These pea-...
Where to buy dahlia seeds and bulbs: Burpee Gardening In cold climates of North America, dahlias...
Lily flowers are valued for their large, very showy, often fragrant flowers. The 6 plain or...
Birth Month Flowers and...
What are the birth month flowers for your loved ones? Listed below, we have birth flowers by month...
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm that is hard to resist. Colors...
Cannas are among the most colorful summer bulbs—as flamboyant as their tropical American ancestry—...
Peonies are outrageously beautiful in bloom in springtime, with lush foliage all summer long. Peony...
Where to buy sunflowers: Burpee Gardening Sunflowers say “summer” like no other plant. American...
Morning Glory Vines:...
Most of my favorite flowering vines are in the plant family Ipomoea. The most common member of this...
Wild About Wildflowers
Wildflowers make themselves at home when they’re happily married to the soil and climatic...
Growing Guide: Spring-...
See how to grow spring-planted bulbs. Our handy chart takes the guesswork out of planting bulbs....
Design a Garden for...
When planning on how to design a garden, think about how to keep the flowers blooming all summer...
Container gardening with flowers is a great way to instantly introduce color, fragrance, and beauty...
How to Make a Hollyhock...
Learn how to make old-fashioned hollyhock doll out of flowers, a delightful children’s craft for...
Painting Pots: The...
Beautifully painting a flower pot might seem like a daunting task, but the easy sponge technique...
Plant a Cutting Garden...
If you’re like me and can never have too many flowers, now is the time to plan a cutting garden so...
Hyacinth bulbs are planted in the fall and borne in spring. The Victorians revered hyacinths for...
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