Category Flowers

What home would be complete without some beautiful flowers? Browse the articles below for tips, tricks, and inspiration so you can enjoy your own captivating blooms!

My Amaryllis Leaves Too Long – What To Do?

Flower bulbs Amaryllis, My Amaryllis Leaves Too Long - What To Do?

Among the biggest, most exquisite, and most straightforward flowering bulbs to grow is the amaryllis. It is available in several different types that display a variety of brilliant hues. However, because these flowers grow so large, their leaves may be…

Does Vine Weevil Attack Roses?

A black vine weevil, Does Vine Weevil Attack Roses?

Weevils are beetle species notorious for damaging gardens, landscapes, and agricultural crops. Specific weevils eat particular plants. Will a vine weevil attack roses? Read on and find out what our research revealed. Vine weevils usually feed on the leaves of…

When & Where To Plant Allium Bulbs? [By Zone]

Rows of purple and white allium blooms in flower, When & Where To Plant Allium Bulbs? [By Zone]

With its long green stems topped by round purple or white blooms, allium, or flowering onion, is a striking addition to any garden. Interestingly enough, it’s also part of the plant genus that includes garlic, onions, leeks, shallots, chives, and…

How Tall Do Black Eyed Susans Get?

A small patch in the garden filled with black eyed SusanA small patch in the garden filled with black eyed Susan, How Tall Do Black Eyed Susans Get?

Are you planning on planting Black-eyed Susans and want to know more about them? Are you curious about how tall these gorgeous flowering plants get? Luckily, we’ve done some research and have the answer for you! The wide variety of…

How To Treat Scales On Plumeria

Semboja (Plumeria) is a group of plants in the genus Plumeria, How To Treat Scales On Plumeria

If you’re wondering how to effectively treat your plumeria plant infested with scales, we researched and looked for ways to treat them, and here is what we gathered.  There are several ways to treat scale infestation. You can:  Manually remove…

Are Zinnias Self Pollinating?

common zinnia grow in the flower beds, Are Zinnias Self Pollinating?

Would you like to know if Zinnias are self-pollinating? Well, we have researched this topic and have answers for you. Knowing if these flowers are self-pollinating is vital, so you know whether you need more than one plant. Zinnias are…

When To Cut Back Black Eyed Susans?

raccoon sips water from a sandstone bird bath. birdbath is surrounded by black eyed susans. raccoon's eyes focus back at photogragher as water drips from its mouth, When To Cut Back Black Eyed Susans?

Having Black-eyed Susans in the garden is a delight, especially when they bloom in summer. However, just like other flowering plants, you need to implement routines so they can develop more and bloom longer–and that means knowing when to cut…

Is Black-Eyed Susan Vine A Perennial?

blackeyed susan vine thunbergia alata close up, Is Black-Eyed Susan Vine A Perennial?

Finding new plants for your garden can take doing additional research. For example, do you want to try growing black-eyed Susan vines in your landscape but are looking for a perennial? Is this beautiful flowering vine an annual plant, or…

How Much Water Does Plumeria Need?

Plumeria rubra pink wet flowers, How Much Water Does Plumeria Need

Plumeria, also known as frangipani, is a fragrant and beautiful tropical flower that can be grown indoors and outdoors. How much water does plumeria need, you may ask? We’ve researched this to find the answer for you and have it…

Do Amaryllis Bulbs Multiply?

Different beautiful spring flowers in glassware on window sill. - Do Amaryllis Bulbs Multiply

If you’ve found yourself with an amaryllis plant and aren’t familiar with the variety, you might wonder if the bulbs multiply. We’ve researched for you and have the information you need about your amaryllis plant, including how the bulbs multiply. …

Does Drosera Capensis Need Dormancy?

Cape sundew Drosera capensis plant, Does Drosera Capensis Need Dormancy

Drosera Capensis is a perennial carnivorous plant and the most common sundew variety sold at gardening centers. This sundew variety is one of the easiest to grow. Have you recently got your carnivorous plant and wondering if you need to…

How To Store Ranunculus Corms

Popular in weddings and bouquets, the Ranunculus flowers are pretty blooms that come in shades ranging from reds to yellows. These flowers grow from corms, and if you’re new to planting them, you’re probably thinking of ways how to store…

When To Plant Amaryllis Outside?

Spraying pesticides on a beautiful Amaryllis flower at the garden, When To Plant Amaryllis Outside?

Amaryllis flowers are winter-hardy and an excellent choice to display indoors during the holiday season. They add bright tropical color to your home. However, you may also want to grow them outdoors, so when can you plant them outside? We…

Are Paperwhites Perennials or Annuals?

fragrant paperwhite narcissus plants full bloom, Are Paperwhites Perennials Or Annuals?

Paperwhites have beautiful blue-green leaves, bright white petals, and a tangy fragrance. Perhaps you plan to plant paperwhites and wonder if they are perennials or annuals? We researched this topic, and here is the answer we found. Paperwhites are known…

Why Is My Coleus Losing Color?

Close-up a type of miana or coleus flower species with yellow and purple patterns, Why Is My Coleus Losing Color

Coleus flowers are known for their bright and vibrant foliage, regardless of the variety. However, there are cases where they start losing these colors. If this is what your plant is experiencing, you may be confused about why it is…

Why Is My Portulaca Losing Leaves?

common purslane also called pursley, verdolaga, red root or pigweed Latin portulaca oleracea an edible plant rich in omega 3 can be used in salads or eaten like spinach flowering in summer in Italy, Why Is My Portulaca Losing Leaves

Portulaca is easy to grow and maintain. A little pruning and cutting help in spreading. Although sometimes you may encounter some problems like dropping leaves. Why is it happening when the plant is easy to manage? Here is the answer…

Why Are My Dahlia Bulbs Shriveled?

dahlia tubers white box dry dehydrated need water and moisture, Why Are My Dahlia Bulbs Shriveled?

Dahlias take full bloom in springtime, but they are not frost-hardy, so come winter, they tend to die. To save them for next spring, storing the bulbs is the usual solution. In some instances, you may find they shrivel during…

Do Hellebores Die Back In Summer?

mixed colour hellebore flower heads floating on the garden, Do Hellebores Die Back In Summer?

Hellebores in full bloom from late winter to early spring are a sight to behold. Their lush foliage and vibrant flowers make them a gardener’s favorite. Maybe you’re wondering whether their beauty will last once summer arrives. Will they wither…

Which Liriope Does Not Spread?

Liriope muscari blue-purple flowers growing up in the garden, Which Liriope Does Not Spread?

Gardeners are always looking for new border plants. It often leads them to consider using Liriope, but some people need clarification and wrongly select the spreading type. So we did extensive research into this topic and found out everything about…

Does Portulaca Come Back Every Year?

A closeup shot of beautiful Portulaca grandiflora flowers growing in a garden, Does Portulaca Come Back Every Year

One of the well-known ornamental plants in every garden is the Portulaca grandiflora. Portulaca is a hardy plant, and the seeds spread. The plants can cover containers or hanging baskets. The flowers are rose-like and add beauty to the landscape.…