Blog Posts - Flowering Plants



Growing Beautiful Wildflower Seeds That Will Definitely Turn Your Flower Garden into a Show Stopper

Incorporate vibrant colored wildflower seeds give a unique touch to your landscape. Wildflower blooms look breathtakingly beautiful and make a great addition to any landscape design. They are excellent for beautifying larger areas, but you can surely...
by Home Design Ideas on Nov 18, 2015

Wordless Wednesday: Beautiful Red Hibiscus Flower

Red Hibiscus flower...
by Mhar's Display on Sep 16, 2015

Who Is Ready For Fall?

Hello everyone!  It's the month of September again.  How's your summer so far? Well, we all know how hot it can get here in Texas in the summer.  Just imagine no rain in the last three weeks.  And the temperatures reached triple d...
by Mhar's Display on Sep 1, 2015

Rosemary By Any Other Name Will Still Smell Like Rosemary

Rosemary has long been regarded as a versatile and potent herb. It’s history and uses are as diverse as the earth’s surface. Rosemary has been used medicinal herb, and we now have the science to back it!   Rosmarinus officinalis,...
by Fun Flower Facts on Aug 4, 2015

Plant Profile: The Calla Lily

CALLA LILIES: A thick, waxy, funnel-shaped spathe (the petal) wraps around a shorter fleshy spike (spadix) in this elegant “less is more” flower. The actual “flowers” are the “bumps” on the spadix. The stems are sm...
by Fun Flower Facts on Jul 27, 2015

Tree of a Different Kind

    An American artist has found roots in his agricultural upbringing. Award-winning contemporary artist and Syracuse University art professor Sam Van Aken has created a tree that bears 40 different types of fruit. Through a process called...
by Fun Flower Facts on Jul 24, 2015

Weekend Snapshots: Rose Blooms Color Change

Mixed colors- yellow orangeJune 2015The original color - Golden YellowApril 2015...
by Mhar's Display on Jul 10, 2015

Lazy Rainy Sunday Morning

Front yard.We love lazy Sundays.  It was a rainy morning yesterday and quiet, too.  I woke up at around eight o'clock.  My husband was awake and already made coffee.  He was sitting in front of his computer working on the book he...
by Mhar's Display on May 18, 2015

5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day!

   Celebrate and protect our natural environment by taking part in Earth Day, Wednesday April 22, 2015. Join with community groups to explore environmental and ecological issues on local and international scales, and work towards making a differenc...
by Fun Flower Facts on Apr 22, 2015

Floating Flower Oasis

  The Museum of Experimental Science and Innovation in Tokyo is currently featuring an interactive flower installation, called Floating Flower Garden. A simple white space has been turned into a flower oasis; over 2,300 colourful and fragrant o...
by Fun Flower Facts on Apr 17, 2015

A Smelly Affair: Corpse Flower Blossoms!

Edmonton’s Muttart Conservatory boasts of a healthy, smelly corpse flower in residence. Nicknamed “Putrella”, the corpse flower has unexpectedly bloomed before her time! And what a stench she is to smell!   Image Credit: htt...
by Fun Flower Facts on Apr 7, 2015

Wordless Wednesday: My Rose Is Coming Back

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by Mhar's Display on Mar 25, 2015

Helpful Tips in Growing Flowering Plants

There are various flowering plants that can serve as small garden ideas. Not all flowering plants should be planted in the ground. There are also which you can grow it in containers, boxes, or pots which can be easily moved from one place to another...
by Small Garden Ideas on Jan 19, 2015

Corpse Flower - Rafflesia Arnoldii

Corpse Flower - Rafflesia arnoldiiCommon Name: Corpse FlowerScientific Name:  Rafflesia arnoldiiHeight: up to 3 ft  (up to 1 m)Span:  12 - 24 Inc (15 – 30 cm)Growth Rate:  SlowSun Tolerance: ShadeABP Index: 3.0 (Aesthetics 3.0,...
by PlantWerkz on Oct 17, 2014

Chinese Fringe Flower - Loropetalum Chinense

Chinese fringe flower - Loropetalum chinenseCommon Name: Chinese fringe flowerScientific Name: Loropetalum chinenseHeight: 3–6 ft (0.8 – 1.6 m)Span:  3–6 ft (0.8 – 1.6 m)Growth Rate:  FastSun Tolerance: Full SunABP Index: 3.0 (Aesth...
by PlantWerkz on Sep 4, 2014

Yellow: The Signs of Spring

images: click to enlarge My winter-blooming jasmine is finally blooming ... the very first flower in this year's garden, but when it appears, you know everything else is not far behind. This photo was taken at Hillwood Museum & Gardens in Washing...
by Garden Design Online on Apr 6, 2014

Firecracker Vine – Ipomoea Lobata

Firecracker Vineor Spanish FlagCommon Name: Firecracker Vine or Spanish Flag or even Exotic Scientific Name: Ipomoea lobataHeight:  6 – 10 ft ( 2 - 3 m)Span:  9 – 12 ins ( 18 – 30 cm)Growth Rate: FastSun Tolerance: Full SunABP In...
by PlantWerkz on Mar 7, 2014

Plant Profile: Lavatera

Commonly called Mallow or Tree Mallow, Lavatera is a popular garden perennial. It grows quickly and flowers abundantly, it is also a great cut flower as it’s long lasting (6-8 days vase life) and the buds continue to develop even … Contin...
by Fun Flower Facts on Jan 20, 2014

Passiflora incense and Bushman's poison flowers

Let me tell you about two very fragrant plants i have recently come across. Both are growing very happily in my city lahore and i am sure they can grow as easily in other warm climates. Though i can grow both but i am opting to grow only only of them...
by Garden geek on Sep 29, 2013

Golden Shower Tree - Cassia Fistula

Golden Shower Tree Common Name: Golden Shower Tree Scientific Name: Cassia fistula Height: 30 – 50 ft (10 – 15 m) Span:  15 – 20 ft (4.5 – 6  m) Growth Rate: fast Sun Tolerance: Full Sun ABP Index: 3.7 (Aesthetics 4.0, S...
by PlantWerkz on Sep 20, 2013


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