Types Of Hibiscus

Hibiscus plants are a popular garden plant across the world, famous for their gorgeous flowers.  There are many types to choose from, and depending on where you live, some will be easier to take care of than others. Here we look at the different types of hibiscus, how to grow them and what they can do for your garden.  At … Read More

Hawthorn Tree Flower Meaning And Symbolism

The hawthorn is a striking tree which is grown all over the world for its ornamental beauty.  It features stunning foliage, vivid berries, blossoms, and architectural branches, each season showcasing a different side to each.  It’s so popular and easy to hybridize, which means it’s found throughout the world, with nearly countless varieties. Some varieties can reach up to 50 … Read More

Hibiscus Flower Meaning And Symbolism

Hibiscus flowers remind us of gorgeous tropical locations as one of the commonly used symbols of natural beauty you can find there.  It’s a testament to their beauty and our love for these flowers that while they aren’t native to Hawaii, they are one of the first images we think of when we picture Hawaii.  They are grown all over … Read More

Hollyhock Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Hollyhock flowers have been a cornerstone of planting schemes for many years, and it’s not hard to see why, with their huge blooms coming in a range of different colors at heights that will tower above most popular ornamentals. While some see hollyhocks as old-fashioned choices both for the ornamental garden and as a cut flower, these lovely showy blooms … Read More

Haworthia Cooperi (Cooper’s Aloe): Types, How to Grow and Plant Care

One of many interesting succulent plants, the Haworthia cooperi, or Cooper’s Aloe has a compact habit, and its fleshy leaves almost look like a window into the plant.  It’s the perfect choice for an indoor succulent garden, as it doesn’t need much attention in order for it to thrive. At a Glance: Haworthia cooperi Plant Facts One of the most … Read More

Heather and Heath Flowers: Different Plant Varieties and Interesting Facts

Flowers such as heath and heather are not only important to the ecosystem and the wildlife which are provided with food and shelter, but also to us.  These flowering plants provide a lot of color and a lot of joy in places which often look bereft in the harsh conditions they are adapted to live in, such as fell sides … Read More

Top 8 Flowers of Hawaii and Their Meanings

Some of the most captivating flowers in the world can be found in Hawaii, but did you know they also hold a lot of symbolism? Below you’ll find a list of some of the most interesting flowers, not only for their beauty, but also for what they represent. Hibiscus It will probably come as no surprise that hibiscus flowers symbolize … Read More

What Do Heather Flowers Symbolize?

Heather is a widely admired plant for the sea of color that it brings to hillsides, mountains, moors, and what we call “heathland” in honor of how this plant spreads across harsh climates where other plants would simply die. The heather flower means different things to different cultures, but one thing is for sure, these tiny flowers have captured imaginations … Read More

Hyacinth Flower Meaning and Symbolism

While popular as both an indoor plant and an ornamental garden plant, the hyacinth remains as popular as it ever was. It’s withstood the test of time, and changes within fashion and culture. The hyacinth is often given as a gift, and the flowers have a signature scent which is heady and hard to beat. Just like its enigmatic fragrance, … Read More

Honeysuckle Flower Meaning and Symbolism

The honeysuckle is prized in many cultures for its beautifully sweet fragrance, and delicate-looking blooms, produced on a hardy plant that will attract a huge amount of pollinators. It’s admired not just for its beauty, or its edible nectar or uses in the garden, but also for its symbolism. What does ‘Honeysuckle’ Mean? The name honeysuckle comes from the sweet … Read More