Category Archives for "Flowers"

Growing flowers can be a challenge for new and old gardeners alike. Check out our flower growing guides to learn how to get beautiful blooms in your garden.

Purple Passion Flower (Passiflora Incarnata) Care and Benefits

There are hundreds of different species in the passionflower family, all of them absolutely gorgeous. Aside from their beauty, they have a whole host of medicinal benefits that make them a double-whammy in your garden.Read on to learn exactly how to grow, care for, and use the purple passion flower.​ Quick Navigation Passiflora Incarnata OverviewTypes of […]

Continue reading

Silver Dollar Plant (Lunaria Annua) Growing Guide

Many gardeners hate weeds. They will curse them under their breath as they drag the roots from the soil and toss them onto the compost pile with relish. In her well-known book “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Harper Lee describes Miss Maudie’s reaction to a blade of nutgrass with sufficient illustration: “She swooped down upon it […]

Continue reading

Hydroponic Orchids

Ah, orchids…some of the most beautiful flowers that exist. Their balance of colorful blooms and woody, thick roots make them a favorite flower of gardeners around the world.A little-known fact about orchids is that in many areas of the world, they grow hydroponically in nature!How is this possible? Well, in tropical climates, orchids typically grow […]

Continue reading

40+ Summer Flowers You Must Have In Your Garden

Over 40 Stupendous Summer Flowers (and How to Grow Them)If you want to add some color to your summer garden but have no idea what to grow (or how to grow it), or if you just want some fresh ideas on flowers for summer…we’ve got you covered.We collected ideas from gardeners around the country and […]

Continue reading

How to Grow Asters

A Guide to Growing AstersThe gorgeous Aster is a fantastic low-effort addition to your garden. Its name originates from the Greek word for star, but also goes by many other names, with September flower, Michealmas daisy, and frost flower being just a few of them.Asters vary in color, size, and ease of care depending on […]

Continue reading