Peony Flower – Doubles Huge Round Balls with Many Petals

Peony flowers are classified as “doubles” huge round balls with many petals, however, semi-doubles with fewer petals and “single” with one sparser row of overlapping petals surrounding a handsome cluster of gold stamens in...

How to Grow Pulmonaria Flower

Pulmonaria plant used to be called “lungwort. It's spotted leaves resembled diseased lungs and, in the homeopathic tradition of folk medicine, were thus supposed to be able to cure diseased lungs. Fortunately, the plant...

How to Grow Pink Dianthus in Garden

Pink Dianthus flowers are often pink but are sometimes shades of red or white as well. Sometimes Dianthus are marked with several in colors. Some are shaped like small carnations to which pinks are...

Salvia ! A Long Lasting Flower

Salvia! comes in different color Long Lasting Flower. Of a number of salvias is grown in the garden blue salvia, or mealy-cup stage.

Dahlia! Comes in Endless Flower Classification

Dahlia is one of those plants with endless flower classifications. Some are single, like daisies. Some are like round balls others are “Cactus-Flowered”, “Orchid-Flower” and “anemone-Flowered” or “peony-flowered” (why do flowers have to look...

Portulaca Gandiflora ! The Rock Garden Plant

Portulaca is often thought of as rock garden plants because they do so well in that setting. They are tender annuals with succulent, needle-shaped leaves and trailing stems 6 to 8 inches long. The...

Pansy or Viola Tricolor Hortensis

The garden Pansy is a type of large-flowered hybrid plant cultivated as a garden flower. It is derived by hybridization from more then a few species in the section Melanium of the genus Viola,...

Petunia ! Small Flower Comes in Several Shapes and Colors

Petunias are half-hardy annuals and are related to the potato and other members of the nightshade family. Their familiar trumpet-shaped flowers come in several shapes. Moreover sizes and colors, from the old-fashioned single flowers...

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...

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