The large, handsome flowers are composed of three ruffled petals called standards, which stand upright, and three petals called falls, which hang down

How to Grow Iris Flower

The most familiar member of this group is the bearded iris (Iris x germanica) that blooms in late spring. The large, handsome flowers are composed of three ruffled petals called standards, which stand upright,...

The Goldenrod Flower

Solidago commonly called goldenrods, is a genus of about 100 to 120 species of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae. Most people are familiar with goldenrod, with its bright yellow plumes in late...

Anemone or WindFlower

These are the tuberous anemones as opposed to the fibrousrooted typessuch as pasqueflower (Anemone pulsatilla). All are spring-flowering. The most familiar kinds are the ones sold by florists. Which are...

Crocus Flower

Well, of all the small spring bulbs the crocus is most favourite among flower lovers. It is not the earliest to bloom, but when it does, often poking up out of the snow in such bright colors. It seems to tell...

Ficus, The Most Popular House Plant

One of most popular houseplants is the weeping fig, also called “Ficus benjamina”, normally just called “ficus”. Though related to the edible fig, it does not bear fruit, but it makes a beautiful...

How to Grow Begonia or Tuberhybrida

Begonia is a genus of perennial flowering plants in the family Begoniaceae. The genus contains 1,795 different plant species. The Begonias are native to moist subtropical and tropical climates. Some species...

12 Most Unusual Adorable Flowers

Flame Lily This rare flowering plant is native of tropical regions of Africa & Asia and is naturalized in Australia and the Pacific as well as being widely cultivated and belongs to Colchicaceae family....

Magnolia Tree

Well, magnolias are handsome ornamental trees, with their showy flowers, their dark green leaves and their relatively small size. Magnolia is a large genus of about 210 flowering plant species in the subfamily...

Zinnia, The Flowers Come in Bright Colors

Zinnias are tender annuals that all gardeners love because they make a great show and are easy to grow. Zinnia is a genus of plants of the sunflower tribe within the daisy family, native to scrub and dry...

The Scilla Flower

Scilla is also known as Squill is a genus of about 50 to 80 bulb-forming perennial herbs in the family Asparagaceae, subfamily Scilloideae, native to woodlands, subalpine meadows, and seashores throughout...

African Violet or Saintpaulia

Almost any plant can be a house plant if you want it to be even a tree if it’s grown as a bonsai. Although in growing houseplants the limitation are the space and light available but the plant choices are...

Geranium or Pelargonium Flower

Tender perennials grown as tender annuals north of Zone 8, these are the much loved bright geraniums seen on windowsills, on terraces and in gardens everywhere. Most are varieties of Pelargonium x hortorum...