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How to grow freesias, How to care for freesias

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Gorgeous Freesias

An essential component of many bouquets thanks to their long vase life (over 3 weeks), Freesias are striking beauties that also deserve a spot outdoors. Visually stunning with their abundant clusters of brightly colored flowers on gently arching stalks, they are also intensely fragrant. Native to South Africa, these tender cormous perennials, often grown as annuals, require minimal maintenance, are virtually disease-free and pest-free, deer and rabbit resistant, and will multiply to form generous clumps over time - provided some basic rules are respected.

Camellia, Camellias, How to grow Camellias, Camellias bloom time, Camellia bloom season, Japanese Camellias, Camellia Japonica, Camellia Sasanqua, Fall blooming Camellia, Winter Blooming Camellias, Cold hardy Camellias, Spring Blooming Camellias,

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Gorgeous Camellias

A common myth about Camellias is that they are very fussy and difficult to grow. This is not true. Camellias are exceptionally care-free plants if they are given a well-chosen site. Here are some basic rules that need to be followed to enjoy their splendid flowers.

Annual Sunflowers, Perennial Sunflowers, Planting Sunflowers, Growing Sunflowers, Caring for Sunflowers

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Gorgeous Sunflowers

Cherished for their beauty, Sunflowers (Helianthus) are striking ornamental annuals or perennial plants grown for their colorful summer and fall blooms. Fast-growing, they can reward you with glamorous blooms between 55 and 100 days after planting. Here are some basic rules that need to be followed to enjoy their splendid flowers.

Lycoris radiata, Red Spider Lily, Golden Spider Lily, White Spider Lily, Spider Lily, Magic Lily, Surprise Lily, Lycoris aurea, Lycoris squamigera, Lycoris albiflora

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Gorgeous Spider Lilies

A member of the Amaryllis family, Lycoris (Spider Lilies) are striking bulbous perennials, appearing almost magically in late summer and early fall. Easy to grow, they will bring many years of pleasure and plenty of compliments on your garden - provided some basic rules are respected.

Persian buttercup, Ranunculus Asiaticus, Turban Buttercup, Persian Crowfoot, spring flowering bulb, fall flowering bulb

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Terrific Buttercups

Adored by florists and gardeners, Ranunculus asiaticus (Persian Buttercups) produce masses of very long-lasting, single, double or frilled blossoms in a rainbow of gorgeous colors. Borne atop sturdy stems above a lush foliage mound of finely-cut, fernlike leaves, they bloom profusely for about 6 weeks - provided some basic rules are respected.

Alstroemeria, Peruvian Lily, Lily of the Inca, Parrot Lily

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Gorgeous Alstroemeria

An essential component of many bouquets thanks to their long vase life (over 2 weeks), Peruvian Lilies (Alstroemeria) are striking beauties that also deserve a spot outdoors. Resembling lilies with their attractive trumpet-like flowers, they grow from tuberous roots which spread outward, gradually increasing the plant size each year - provided some basic rules are respected.

Agapanthus, lily of the Nile, African Lily, Blue flower, purple flower, agapanthus Africanus, Agapanthus Umbellatum, Evergreen Perennials,

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Bountiful Agapanthus

Native to South Africa, Agapanthus (African Lily) are such flamboyant and exotic-looking perennials that it is impossible not to love them! Easy to grow, pest and disease free, they feature showy, rounded clusters of brightly colored flowers on stiff, upright stalks atop clumps of beautiful, long, shiny leaves. However, some basic rules need to be followed to enjoy their splendid flowers.

Zantedeschia, Calla Lilies, Arum Lilies, Calla Lilies Bulbs, Arum Lilies Bulbs, Calla Lilies Tubers, Arum Lilies Tubers, Planting Calla Lilies, Caring for Calla Lilies, Growing Calla Lilies, Calla Lilies Care

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Magnificent Calla Lilies

Native to South Africa, Calla Lilies deserve a spot in the garden or at home. With very little work needed, they will burst into bloom and add bright notes of summer color to the garden, or to your pots inside your home - provided some basic rules are respected.

Growing Azaleas, Growing Rhododendrons, Azalea Care, Rhododendron Care, Planting Azaleas, Planting Rhododendrons, Azalea Maintenance, Rhododendrons Maintenance

Learn How To Plant And Care for Your Azalea or Rhododendron

Azaleas and Rhododendrons are not difficult to grow but have special cultural requirements.

Eryngium, Sea Holly, Eryngo, Eryngium planum, Eryngium giganteum, Eryngium maritimum, Eryngium bourgatii, Eryngium zabelii, Eryngium variifolium, Eryngium yuccifolium

Learn How To Plant, Care, and Grow Spectacular Sea Holly (Eryngium)

Attractive, Sea Holly plants (Eryngium) are striking ornamental perennials grown for their arresting, thistle-like, silvery or blue tinted flower heads adorned with a ruff of showy bracts. Blooming in summer and sometimes into fall, they are exceptionally care-free plants if they are given a well-chosen site. Here are some basic rules that need to be followed to enjoy their splendid flowers.

flower bulbs, flowering bulbs, How to care for flower bulbs, Planting flower bulbs, Growing flower bulbs, flower bulbs care, Spring Bulbs, Spring Flowers, early spring bulbs, mid spring bulbs, late spring bulbs,early season bulbs, mid season bulbs, late s

Learn How To Plant And Care for Your Spring Flower Bulbs

 To achieve optimum flowering results, it is important to plant the bulbs at the right time.

Crocosmia, Crocosmias, How to care for Crocosmia, Planting Crocosmia, Growing Crocosmia, Crocosmia care, Crocosmia x  Crocosmiiflora, Montbretia, Coppertips, Falling Stars

Learn How To Plant, Care and Grow Beautiful Crocosmia

Extremely showy and exotic-looking, Crocosmia produce decorative clumps of erect sword-shaped leaves and brilliant wands of fiery scarlet, red, orange, and yellow tubular flowers which bloom for 5-8 weeks from mid summer through mid fall. Easy to grow, they stand proud and bold provided some basic rules are respected.

English Roses, How to care for English Roses, Planting English Roses, Growing English Roses, English Rose care, English Rose Flower, English Rose, David Austin Rose, Fragrant roses, Shrub roses

Learn How To Plant And Care for Your English Roses

Most people think of roses as finicky creatures, and many are. English Garden Roses, on the other hand, have the lush flowers and pleasing fragrance people love about roses, amply supplied on vigorous, lush, disease-resistant bushes that flower all season long.

Peonies, How to care for Peonies, Planting Peonies, Growing Peonies, Peonies care, Peony Flower, Peony

Learn How To Plant And Care for Your Peonies

Beloved for the beauty of their exquisite flowers and their handsome foliage, which often turn shades of rust and orange in the fall, Peonies require little maintenance as long as they are planted properly and establish themselves.

Lilies, How to care for Lilies, Planting Lilies, Growing Lilies, Lilies care, Lily Flower, Lilies, Species Lilies, Martagon Lilies, Asiatic Lilies, Trumpet Lilies, Oriental Lilies,

Learn How To Plant And Care for Your Lilies

Extremely showy and exotic-looking, lilies add drama to the landscape with their rich, bright colors, elegant and delicate shapes and their heavenly scent! Learn how to care for them...

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