Forget-Me-Not or Myosotis Sylvatica Flower

Hardy biennials are often grown as hardy annuals, forget-me-nots or Myosotis Sylvatica Flower are typically bright blue but sometimes pink or white. Usually no more then a foot tall. They are often grown between...

Magnificent Tricolor Goblet Shaped Flower

Photographer Rosie Nixon has given the name 'Tricolor' due to its purple-lilac goblet shaped which also has a band of white and yellow at the base. I have quite a few of these in...

The Sweetly Scented Lily of the Valley

Lily of the Valley (Convallaria Majalis), every so often written lily-of-the-valley. Actually it's scientific name is “Convallaria majalis” is a pleasantly scented. It is highly toxic woodland flowering plant that is native throughout the...

The Unbelievable Blooms of Amorphophallus

A pair of beautiful plants Amorphophallus with blooms as erratic as their odor is pungent. It is likely to make a short-lived appearance this month in the Tropical Conservatory at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens....

Chrysanthemum ! A Flowering Plant Comes in Several Shapes

Chrysanthemums, or sometimes called “mums” or “chrysanths”, are flowering plants of the genus Chrysanthemum in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Asia and northeastern Europe. Most species originate from East Asia and the...

Rafflesia ! One of Largest Flower in the World

Rafflesia is a genus of parasitic flowering plants. It contains about 28 species including 4 partly characterized species as recognized by Willem Meijer in 1997. This flower has been found in southeastern Asia, on...

Lamium is an Excellent Ground Cover for Shade.

Lamium is an excellent ground cover for shade. Because the common name is often given as “spotted dead nettle”. It is far too unattractive a little for this low growing carpet of leaves. It...
This orchid (Dracula Simia) is epiphytic and forms the face of a monkey. It blooms at any season and emits a citrus scent.

The Amazing World of Flowers

Pollinators are attracting by myriad kind of plants and flowers for thousands of years. They're amazing adaptations have resulted in a countless of dissimilar and rare sizes, shapes, colors, patterns, and smells. Some even...

How to Grow Gorgeous Cyclamen Flower

Cyclamen Flower is a beautiful plant. The flowers hover above the leaves like moths, on long wavy stems. The leaves are heart shaped and often handsomely variegated. Most are dormant in summer. The florist’s...

The Exotic Honeysuckle Plant

One of best memories is to sit with you're beloved ones under a huge Honeysuckle vine in Pennsylvania. And sucking the nectar out of the ends of the gold and white blossom. Honeysuckles are...

How to Grow Most Beautiful Narcissus Flower

First, let’s establish what we’re talking about. We all know what a daffodil looks like, right? Well, may be. When I was a child I called all the yellow flowers of this type ”daffodils”...

Magnificent Delphinium Flower Spikes in Their Own Way

An idea of luxury is to always have plenty of Delphinium Flower. They’re not reliable in hot climate, so you must replace several of them each year. The most stunning ones are hybrids of Delphinium...

Phlox Flower is Glory of Summer Garden

Most people are familiar with the tall Phlox Flower that is the glory of the summer garden. The Phlox Flower has big clusters of red, pink, salmon, lavender, purple or white blossoms. Although they're’re also...

The Beautiful Flowers of the Shingle Beach

Flowers that grow by the sea must cope with exposure to wind and salt spray. Those living on Shingle Beach also have to adapt to shifting shingle and lack of nutrients. Nevertheless, many species...

How to Grow Colchicum Autumnale

Colchicum autumnale, generally recognized as autumn crocus, meadow saffron or naked lady, is a flower that resembles the true crocuses, but blooms in autumn. This is a very weird plant, and if you don’t...

Blanket Flower ! Beautify your Home and Gardens

nket Flower is a perennial long season of bloom, produced from early summer to early fall in different shades. Blanket Flower is also known as Gaillardia is a genus of flowering plants in the...
Coleus is Loved for its Dramatically Variegated Leaves

Coleus – Loved for its Dramatically Variegated Leaves

A perennial flower grown as a tender annual, coleus is loved for its dramatically variegated leaves in shades of green, red, yellow, and white. Both shapes are markings and the shapes of the leaves...

The Gorgeous Showy Flowers of Papaver Orientale

The Poppy or Papaver Orientale showy flowers appear for at most a week or two.  In late spring or early summer in gorgeous shades of red, pink, orange and salmon as well as white....
How to Grow Most Beautiful Cactus

How to Grow Most Beautiful Cactus

Cacti are fun to grow because of there eccentric, even comical shapes. They are extremely beautiful especially when they bloom. If you're air is dry and you have trouble growing plants that like high...

Ajuga Reptans – A Fast Growing Plant

Ajuga Reptans is fast spreading plant, sometimes called “Bugle”, has much to recommend it. Ajuga Reptans can take more foot traffic then most ground covers and is hardy to Zone 4. Once it is...

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