Flower Guides

Looking for some guidance on which flowers to plant in your garden this season? In this section, we cover all things flowers. We take a deeper look at every flower you can think of, from Dahlias, to Asters, and Zinnias. You'll find our "how to plant, grow, and care" guides, as well as lists and names of many different flowers that will provide color and life to your garden.

Grow Rudbeckia

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Growing Rudbeckia: How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Black-Eyed Susans

Rudbeckia is a flower that many gardeners are familiar with. But they usually call them by their more common name, the Black-Eyed Susan. These flowers are easy to grow, and bring a splash of beautiful yellow and black coloring to any garden bed. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers explains how to plant, grow, and care for Black-Eyed Susan flowers.

Types of Orchids

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47 Orchid Varieties: Different Types of Orchids (With Pictures)

Thinking of adding some orchids to your gardening space or home landscape? There are many different types of orchids, all of which have big, beautiful blooms. In this article, flower and garden expert Taylor Sievers examines 47 different orchid varieties with their names and pictures, to help you find the perfect bloom for your garden.

Grow Globe Amaranth

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Globe Amaranth

Are you looking for some new flowers to brighten up your garden bed? Globe Amaranth may be just the trick! These beautiful flowers can liven up any garden space, but they do have a few needs to satisfy before you'll get a perfect bloom. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers examines how to plant, grow, and care for Globe Amaranth.

Deer Eating Flowers

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Are Black-Eyed Susans Deer Resistant in the Garden?

Black-Eyed Susans are some of the most popular flowers across the United States. But when you plant them in your garden, can you expect deer to come and eat them? Garden and flower expert Taylor Sievers walks through what to expect from deer when you plant rudbeckia in your garden.

Grow Asters

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Aster Flowering Plants

Are you looking for a bit of fall color in your garden beds? Asters are your answer. These stunning perennials are popular across North America, especially in pollinator gardens. Plant one variety, or choose several of the hundreds in this genus and plant family for a garden full of wildlife and color throughout summer and fall.

Red Flower in Garden

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61 Red Flowers: Complete List With Names and Pictures

Are you looking to brighten up your yard with some red flowers, but aren't sure which flowers will be the best for your home or garden space? In this artlcle, we look at 61 of our favorite options to add some additional color that will match just about every season!

Black Flowers

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41 Black Flowers and Plants You Can Plant in Your Garden

If you are looking to go a little darker in your gardening theme, it's only natural to consider adding some black flowers to your home or garden. It's always crucial to find the right balance to any garden when it comes to color, which is why we always recommend a variety of different flowers and colors. In this article, we take a deeper look at some of our favorite black flowers to add a little mystery to your gardening area or home landscape.

Black Perennials

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15 Black Perennial Flowers to Plant in Your Garden or Around Your Home

Are you thinking of planting some black perennial flowers to make your garden look a little more unique? Finding the right balance of color for your garden can be quite challenging. That's why it's good to have many different flowers of different species planted to balance each other out. In this article, we examine our favorite black perennial flowers for your home or garden.

Yellow Perennials

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20 Yellow Perennial Flowers With Names and Pictures

Are you thinking of adding some vibrant yellow color to your home or garden? Finding the right balance of color for your garden or home landscape can be challenging! Too dark and you've gone gothic. But it's hard to go wrong with many different bright colors. In this article, we take a look at our favorite yellow perennial flowers to brighten up your living space.

Plant Tulips in Spring

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Can You Plant Tulips in Spring? When’s The Best Time To Plant Them?

Are you thinking of growing some tulips but aren't sure what time of year is the best to grow them? Are you thinking that spring might be the ideal time of year to freshen up your garden with some new flowers and colors? In this article, Taylor Sievers examines if tulips can get planted in the spring, and when the best time of year is to plant them.

How to Grow Cosmos

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Flowering Cosmos Plants

Are you considering adding some color to your garden by adding some cosmos into the mix? Flowering cosmos plants are relatively easy to grow, and can provide very vibrant colors to any home or garden. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers walks through everything you need to know about planting, growing, and caring for the flowering cosmos plant.

Green Flowers

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21 Green Flowers: Complete List With Names and Pictures

Are you looking to add some green flowers to your garden, but aren't sure which ones might look the best? There are many different flowers that are green when they bloom, but not all are well suited for every climate or geographic location. In this article, we take a look at our favorite flowers that are green in color, and will look fantastic in gardens, in just about every hardiness zone.

How to Grow Cockscomb

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Cockscomb Flowers

Are you thinking of adding some colorful flowers to your garden, and considering Cockscomb as a potential option? Growing Celosia Cristata can be challenging without the proper knowledge and resources. There are several important factors to consider before adding them to your home garden. In this article, Garden and Flower expert Taylor Sievers walks through all the steps to properly plant, grow, and care for Cockscomb.

How to Grow Zinnia

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Zinnia Flowers

Are you thinking of adding some color to your garden by adding some Zinnia flowers? Zinnias come in a variety of different colors, and are easy to both plant and care for. But there's some tricks you'll want in your back pocket to make sure they flourish. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers walks through every step you'll need to successfully plant, grow, and care for Zinnia flowering plants.

Daisy Fleabane

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Daisy Fleabane

Are you considering planting some daisy fleabane near your home or in your garden? Daisy Fleabane goes by a few names and has some very unique health improving properties. In this article, you'll learn all about this beautiful plant and how to successfully grow and care for it.

Blue Flowers in Garden

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61 Blue Flowers: Complete List With Names and Pictures

Blue is a color that comes in many different shades, and can compliment just about any home garden or landscaped area of your home. But which blue flowers should you plant? In this article, you'll learn all about some of our favorite plants with blue flowers that will add some extra color to your home or garden.

Grow Sunflowers

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Sunflowers

Are you looking to plant some sunflowers in your garden or yard, but aren't sure where to start? The good news is sunflowers are relatively easy to plant. They are great for novice gardeners, and more advanced gardeners alike. In this article, gardening and flower expert Taylor Sievers walks through how to effectively plant, grow, and care for sunflowers.