Flowers & Ornamental Plants

Featured Articles

Is Your Prayer Plant in the Right Pot?

If you are looking for an easy-to-grow, beautiful houseplant, consider a prayer plant.

Protect Your Bougainvillea from Winter Freeze

Bougainvillea need to be protected come winter.

Gazania Pruning Tips

Gazania flowers are part of a family of daises known as the Asteraceae family.

Avoiding Common Mistakes when Growing Cosmos

Tall and beautiful, cosmos flowers were named for the glory of the cosmos.

Transplant a Delphinium in 6 Steps

Delphiniums add a lovely touch to any garden or window box. They are relatively easy to grow from seed.

Deadheading Hyacinth Bulbs

Hyacinth is a hardy perennial flower that grows from bulbs.

Transplanting a Zinnia

The zinnia is a great plant for the home garden. It flowers profusely, and is easy to care for.

How To Space Your Poppies

If you are considering beautiful poppies for your flowerbeds, know they can grow almost anywhere.

Part 2: Annual and Perennial Vines for Covering an Unsightly Fence

A less-than-beautiful chain-link fence can be easily hidden by annual and perennial vines.

Delphinium Disease and Pest Control

Thanks to its striking tall spikes of attractive flowers, Delphinium is a popular plant in backyards.

Transplanting a Phlox in 4 Steps

Phlox is an attractive blooming perennial bush which has the potential to grow very large.

How to Grow Larkspur

You can start these beautiful, cold-loving flowers in your own garden.

Growing and Caring for Poinsettia Plants

Make your poinsettia last long beyond the holiday season.

Four Ways to Grow Healthy Variegated Plants

Variegated plants grow at a slower rate than other plants.

Using a Columbine Flower in Companion Planting

Columbine (Aquilegia) flowers are an excellent choice for any decorative garden.

Poisonous Plants: The Dangers of Mountain Laurel Flowers

Although they are quite beautiful, mountain laurel flowers, are also quite poisonous.