Seasons / Summer
Summer brings an explosion of flowering perennials, annuals and bulbs, offering a rich range of colors, heights, and flower shapes. Roses start to bloom, many continuing well into fall. Stars of the summer border, they are accompanied by a plethora of beautiful flowering shrubs, some sweetly scented, to create a colorful show and fill the garden with a spectacular palette of color and fragrance. Check our list of heat-loving, drought tolerant flowers and browse our fabulous summer garden ideas. They will provide you with a wealth of inspiration and help you design a lovely summer garden that blooms from early season through late, and satisfies you for months on end.