25 High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas!!

High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas - All of those empty spaces in your planting beds? Replace your fried flowers with these 25 High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas!

Wheelbarrow planter - love it! Creeping Jenny and Lantana

My wheelbarrow planter

Garden Tip ~ plant an old wheelbarrow with Lantana and Creeping Jenny plus birdhouse for a unique container garden (Garden of Len & Barb Rosen)

DIY teacup bird feeder

Make A DIY Teacup Birdfeeder

DIY Teacup Bird Feeder Projects with Tutorials, recycle your old and unwanted teacups to add featured decoration and bring life into your garden

A fun mixture of flowers is perfect for a cottage garden! Find more tips for cottage garden design: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/design/styles/cottage-garden-design-tips/?socsrc=bhgpin071312mixedflowers#page=10

The Elements of Cottage Garden Design

High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas

High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas, Gazania (Gazania rigens) This bright trailing annual comes in a host of colors. Gazanias are tender perennials grown as an annual in harsher climates. The flowers close at night.

Give pots of herbs an inexpensive label with chalkboard paint! See the rest of this colorful backyard: http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/porch/outdoor-rooms/colorful-backyard-makeover/?socsrc=bhgpin081512chalkboardpaintpots#page=5

Colorful Backyard Makeover

True Identity A small rectangle of chalkboard paint on a ceramic pot is a perfect place to ID a fresh herb for a table garden.

Grape hyacinth has to be one of the most fragrant bulbs to grow! See more fun bulbs: www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/bulbs/editors-picks-best-spring-blooming-bulbs/?socsrc=bhgpin082312

Editors' Picks: Best Spring-Blooming Bulbs

Grape Hyacinth Celebrate spring with grape hyacinth's beautiful blue bells. In addition to great color, this easy-growing bulb offers sweetly fragrant flowers. And it naturally pushes up foliage in fall -- helping you remember where you planted it.

33 tulips that come back year after year! See more: www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/bulbs/top-perennial-tulips/?socsrc=bhgpin082312

Top Tulips that Come Back Every Year

Frilly Find-'Flaming Parrot' tulip resembles a flamenco dancer with its ruffled petals of brilliant red and primrose yellow. Most parrot tulips fade quickly in the garden, but this one lasts for years if grown in a sunny site with good drainage.