Hydrangeas are easy to grow and are unrivaled in bloom size, producing balloon-sized blooms in shades of pink, blue, purple and white (sometimes they all grow on the same shrub!).…

Carnations, otherwise known as clove pinks (Dianthus caryophyllus) are a perennial flower in garden zones 8-10, and an annual elsewhere. They can be grown from seed either indoors or outdoors.…

Perennials are a favorite among many gardeners because they are planted once and enjoyed for years. For the uninitiated, some well-known examples of perennial flowers are roses, hydrangeas, begonias, carnations,…

Dahlias are wonderful summer flowers that have graced gardens for centuries. While always spectacular, modern breeding has brought us a wealth of dahlias in all shapes, colors, sizes, and flower…

Roses are perhaps the most popular flower in the whole world, both to grow in home gardens, and to enjoy as cut flowers. Plus we all know how associated they…