Flowers are not only beautiful, but help pollinators and beneficial bugs in the garden. Learn how to grow them with our guides.

Orange Perennial Flower


21 Orange Perennial Flowers With Names and Pictures

Thinking of adding some color to your garden, and have settled on some bright orange? Finding the right balance of colors in any flower garden is critical, especially if you want these flowers to come back each year. In this article, we look at our favorite orange perennial flowers that will help bring a bit of energy to your flower garden this season, and many more after it.

petunias seed


How to Grow Petunias from Seed in 7 Simple Steps

Are you trying to grow petunias from seed this season but aren't sure where to start? Whether seeds are started indoors, or winter sown outdoors, these tender perennials are fast-growing and low maintenance. In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley share how to grow petunias from seed in a few simple steps.

Perennial Flower Blooming in Spring Garden


21 Early Blooming Spring Perennial Flowers

Looking to add some new perennial flowers to your garden, but want to make sure they bloom as early as possible? There are many early blooming spring perennials that will do the job, and the key is finding the right balance of colors and growth. In this article, we look at our favorite early bloomers that will give your garden some color in the early spring.

White Perennial Flower


21 White Perennial Flowers With Names And Pictures

Thinking of planting some white perennial flowers in your garden that will come back year after year? Adding some white to a brighter colored garden can offer a very nice color balance. However, finding the perfect selection of white perennials can be difficult with so many options available. In this article, we take a deeper look at some of our favorites!

Annual Flower Growing in Summer Sun


31 Annual Flowers That Will Bloom All Summer Long

Trying to figure out which annual flowers to plant this season that will bloom all summer long? This is a struggle for many gardeners! In this article, hobby gardener Jason White explores 31 different flowers that are considered annuals (even if some are technically perennials). Each of these flowers can be planted as annuals, and each of them should bloom all the way until first frost.

Red Perennial Flower Bleeding Heart


Red Perennial Flowers: 15 Different Red Perennials

Thinking of adding some perennial flowers to your garden but aren't sure which ones to add? How about some crimson colored flowers that will come back year over year, for at least a few seasons? In this article, hobby gardener Jason White looks at 15 different red perennial flowers, with names and pictures of each!

Ornamental Allium with Purple Flower Petals


22 Beautiful Varieties of Ornamental Allium

Thinking of adding some ornamental allium to your garden this season, but aren't sure which type you should plant? There are many different types to choose from, depending on your goals and climate. In this article, certified master gardener Laura Elsner shares her favorite ornamental allium varieties to add to your garden this season.

Grow Columbine


How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Columbine Flowers

Ready to grow columbine plants? Botanically known as Aquilegia, this genus of around 70 species comes packed with a variety of colorful plants. They look stunning planted in groups and great on their own. Gardening expert Madison Moulton takes a look at these popular perennials as well as everything you need to get them to thrive in your garden.

Hawaiian Flowers


Hawaiian Flowers: 21 Different Flowers Found Only in Hawaii

Hawaii is home to some of the most beautiful flora on the entire earth. With it's tropical climate, it's also home to many different flower types, some which are very rare, and even endangered. In this article, we take a deeper look at 21 different flowers that originate in the island state of Hawaii.

Astilbe flower blooming in a green garden in the spring


How to Plant, Grow and Care For Astilbe

Thinking of growing some Astilbe in your garden this season? This shade garden favorite has beautiful blooms in many different colors. In this article, certified master gardener Laura Elsner takes you through every aspect of growing astilbes in your garden, including maintenance and care.