Zinnia Seeds - 113 Zinnias - Huge Selection of Annual Flower Seeds
Buy Zinnia seeds. 113 zinnias from Swallowtail Garden Seeds for cut flowers, containers, bedding, and landscapes. Zinnias are heat, drought, and deer resistant and flower over a long late spring to early fall season. Blooms attract butterflies, and are excellent cut flowers.
Gorgeous Day! - Rotary Botanical Gardens
Today was a gorgeous day and after the nice, soaking rains we had over the weekend, our summer color is really starting to peak nicely. The photo above and the two directly below show our entrance garden with plenty of color. Our pastel theme has worked pretty well although some of the pinks and salmons … Continue reading "Gorgeous Day!"
Red Tiger Flower (Tigridia)
This Mexican wildflower bulb blooms in late summer with spectacular three petaled bright red flowers over grass-like foliage. Plant in well-drained soil with lots of sun and heat.
Plant Profile for Schizostylis coccinea ‘Major’ - Kaffir Lily Perennial
Not often seen in gardens, this is a cousin to the Gladiolus, native to South Africa. Plants form a clump of narrow iris-like leaves, bearing short spikes of large, brilliant red, star-like flowers in autumn. The f...
Free Plant Identification
Texas Star Hibiscus (hibiscus coccineus): This appears to be Texas star hibiscus, which grows as a perennial in your area. Noted for those beautiful red flowers and distinctive leaves.
How to Upstage a Blooming Cardiocrinum Giganteum
I used to dabble in community theater when we lived in Massachusetts, and learned during those years about the details that went into stage movement (called blocking), the dangers of being upstaged, how you should never turn your back on the audience, or do anything, however small, to pull the audience's focus at the wrong moment. I sometimes think of the garden as a stage, in which plant placement in the beds is just as important as actor placement on the stage. I spent an hour or so…