Tulip Flower Meaning And Symbolism

Tulips are hailed as one of the first signs of spring, celebrating the warmer temperatures and the hint of longer days, which many people associate with relief and happiness of a new year. Tulips are grown all over the world, and we’ve managed to breed them to even take the shape of other flowers, so it’s not surprising that they’ve … Read More

Thryallis Shrub (Galphimia gracilis): How to Grow and Plant Care

When it comes to ornamental plants, flowering shrubs are perfect for introducing a sea of color into your garden, while also providing structure with the foliage and branches throughout the year. Here’s everything you need to know about the thryallis shrub, including where to grow it, how to care for it, how to prune it, and how to make the … Read More

Trillium Flower (Birthroots) Meaning & Symbolism

As with many plants, ‘Trillium’ refers to both a genus of flowering herbaceous plants as well as a specific plant.  When we refer to a Trillium, we usually mean the woodland plant which produces three petals per flower.  These lovely flowers look a little like a cup sitting on a saucer, with its cluster of three petals standing on three … Read More

Top 40 Beautiful Tropical Flowering Plants

Tropical gardens are becoming increasingly popular, with gorgeous, architectural foliage that can transport you to your own part of paradise, no travel needed. Step outside your back door, and crane your head upward to see the sun’s rays poking through the glossy, huge leaves, past fantastic colors and unusual shapes. Let your garden transport you from the hum-drum of everyday … Read More