Top 60 Summer Flowers to Plant for a Spectacular Garden

While being one of the most anticipated seasons of the year, summer is the time when we can spend the most time outdoors and enjoy the best the year has to offer.  In other seasons, we dream of lazy sunny days, hearing the bees visit flowers, and watching the sun light up and transform our gardens into seas of spectacular … Read More

60 Best Types of Purple Flowering Plants You Should Know

The color purple has a lovely richness to it, no matter the hue you actually find it in. It’s often linked to ideas of luxury, authority, nobility, and royalty, and anything else that sets something or someone apart. One of the best ways that nature displays purple is through flowers. You can find purple flowers in every hue and tone … Read More

111 Flowering Plants and Other Botanical Names for Boys and Girls

I bet, at one point, you googled your name to see its meaning. You may even have asked your parents to see why they chose the name they did, and got met with the frustrating “Oh, you just looked like a [name].”  Maybe there’s a great anecdote behind your name, and you’re struggling to find the same for your own … Read More

Perennial vs Annual: What Are The Differences Between These Flowering Plants?

If you’re looking at planting flowers in your garden for the first time, there are a lot of terms that are confusing when it comes to plants, what they do, how long they live for, and what they look like during the different seasons and stages of their life cycle.  One of the first things you’ll notice is some plants … Read More

300 Flower Names And Types

Do you love flowers? Want to learn about the different types you can get? Maybe you’ve recently acquired a green space to call your own, and you don’t know where to start. Or you’ve been gardening for years, and you’re looking for the next beautiful bloom. In any case, we’ve got you covered with an alphabetical list of flower names … Read More

Top 55 Beautiful Pink Flowers For Your Garden

Pink is a greatly admired color when it comes to gardens – it’s the color of many blossoms which herald spring’s arrival, and the darker days which are numbered, those days will turn warmer and brighter for longer, and it won’t be long until we can sit out on a summer evening and enjoy the garden once more.  Pink is … Read More

All About Roses: Plants Facts & Types

In one of his numerous sonnets, Shakespeare wrote “From fairest creatures we desire increase, That thereby beauty’s rose might never die,” and this is never truer when it comes to the rose. We appreciate roses more than any other flower. We try and prolong their beauty for as long as possible, deadheading dying flowers and feeding them during their growing … Read More

Top 55 Beautiful Types of Blue Flowers That You Should Know

Blue is one of the hardest colors for plants to produce. While we know that insects see colors differently to us, it’s been proven that some pollinators – bees especially – prefer blue and white over other colors when choosing flowers to visit for nectar. Blue flowers are very common in the Himalayas, where they may have to work harder … Read More