^^Perennials^^

Perennials are those plants that lose their foliage in the winter but come back year after year without being replanted. There are a variety of perennials…
More
·
208 Pins
 2w
Collection by
pink flowers with green leaves and the words companion plants for astilie on it
Astilbe Companion Plants - What to Grow with Astilbe
Enhance your garden with perfect companions for astilbes! Our blog post shows you pictures of ideal plant pairings to complement these graceful perennials. From shade-loving blooms to foliage contrasts, discover how to create stunning combinations that elevate your garden's beauty. Explore the list on The Gardening Cook today!
a blue and white poster with flowers on it's side, which says when to prune hydrangeas
Get a Printable for When to Prune Hydrangeas (by Type) For the Best Flowers
This printable shows when to prune hydrangeas by type of wood. If you prune your plant at the wrong time, you will sacrifice your flowers. Find out more and print out the printable, too.
flowers are shown with the words when to prune hydrangeas buy type
When to Prune Hydrangeas (by Type) For the Best Flowers
Discover the secrets to successful hydrangea pruning! Learn when to trim your plant based on hydrangea type and how to harness the power of old wood and new wood growth for optimal blooms. Find out more on The Gardening Cook! 🌸✂
red flowers growing in the grass with text overlay how to grow chinese lantern plant
Learn How to Grow Chinese Lantern Plant
Learn how to grow Chinese lantern plants. Get tips for growing and caring for these unique ornamental plants that are perfect for Halloween. Head to The Gardening Cook to learn more.
purple flowers with green leaves and the words growing balloon flowers on them are in three different pictures
growing balloon flowers
Platycodon grandiflorus is also known as Balloon flower or Chinese Bell Flower. It is easy to grow and deer resistant.
pink flowers with the words tips for growing hollyhocks
Hollyhocks collage
If you love cottage garden flowers, try growing hollyhocks. They add height to a garden border and bloom all summer long.
The flowers of an old fashioned bleeding heart are the ultimate in romance. The plant is perennial and easy to grow if you keep just a few things in mind. Design, Shaded Garden, Growing Flowers, Growing Plants, Flowers Perennials, Shade Perennials, Bleeding Heart Plant, Shade Plants
Bleeding heart collage
The flowers of an old fashioned bleeding heart are the ultimate in romance. The plant is perennial and easy to grow if you keep just a few things in mind.
an image of how to grow land's ear in the garden with text overlay
Lamb's Ear Growing Tips - (Stachys Byzantina) - The Gardening Cook
Try growing lamb's ear in your garden. This plant is a variety of perennial herb with fuzzy green leaves and pretty pure purple flowers on long stalks. It is easy to grow and makes a great ground cover.
black plants for a goth garden are featured in this brochure with the caption
36 Black Plants for a Goth Garden
Nothing says drama in a garden as much as black plants do. Head to The Gardening Cook for my list of 36 Black Plants to use in a goth garden, or to decorate for Halloween. #blackplants #blackflowers #gothgarden
how to control monkey grass in the garden with text overlay that reads, how to control monkey grass
Controlling monkey grass
Controlling monkey grass can be a chore bu these tips will help to keep this invasive perennial from taking over your garden.
the gardening cookbook growing dinner plate dahlias is an easy way to grow flowers
How to Grow Dinner Plate Dahlias
Dinner plate dahlias have four foot stalks and flowers that are 8 inches in size or even larger. They are a real show stopper in any garden. Find out how to grow the magnificent flowers on The Gardening Cook. #dinnerplatedahlias
flowers and seeds with the words growing coneflower from seed
Varieties of Coneflower
Coneflowers are a staple of English cottage gardens. They are heat and drought tolerant and low maintenance. They are also easy to grow from seed. Find out how on The Gardening Cook. #coneflowers #echinacea
purple flowers with green leaves and the words how to grow scaveola on them
How to Grow Fan Flowers
Scaevola aemula is known as fan flower, or half flower plant. Find out how to grow it on The Gardening Cook. #fanflower #halfflower #scaevola
purple flowers with green leaves and the words tips for growing clematis on it
How to Grow Clematis
Clematis is a climbing perennial that will cover mailboxes, fences and other structures with large beautiful blooms. Find out how to grow clematis on The Gardening Cook. #clematis
three colorful flowers with the words growing gazanias on it in front of them
How to Grow Gazanias - Gazania Rigens
Gazania rigens is a tender perennial that blooms all summer into fall. Now is the time to grow it from seed. Find out how to grow gazania on The Gardening Cook. #gazaniarigens #gazaniaflower #daisies #Africandaisy
a red and yellow flower with the words growing eastern red columbine on it
How to Grow Eastern Red Columbine
Aquilegia canadensis is also known as Eastern red columbine. This is the wild version of the perennial that grows from Texas to the Dakotas. Find out how to grow it on The Gardening Cook. #Aquilegiacanadensis #redcolumbine
colorful flowers with text that reads, what to do when you're in the flower garden
Varieties of Coneflower
We all love the purple coneflower, but there are many other colors, too. Get a list of 33 coneflower varieties on The Gardening Cook. #coneflowers #perennials #flowers
the color scheme for purple and red flowers
Hydrangea Color Change - Changing Color of Hydrangeas Blue | Pink
Hydrangea color change is always a surprise to gardeners. Whether you like blue or pink blooms, there are ways to get the color you like. Find out more on The Gardening Cook.
how to grow tulips in the garden
How to grow tulips
Tulips are a spring flowering bulb that loves cool temperatures. Find out how to plant it, how to grow tulips in warm climates and how to keep the critters away. Also learn about the many types of tulip flowers.
red hot poker plant growing and care tips for kniphoea plants with text overlay
Red Hot Poker Plant Care: Growing Tips For Kniphofia
Kniphofia (red hot poker plant) clustered red and yellow tubular on top of a thick, succulent poker-straight stem, used in mixed beds, borders, and rock gardens. [DETAILS]
white and yellow daisies with the words caring for shasta daisy in front of them
Caring for Shasta Daisy
Shasta daisy is an easy care perennial that fills in garden beds beautifully, It is cold hardy and a favorite of those born in April, where the birth flower is the daisy. Find out how to grow it on The Gardening Cook.
the best cold - hard perennials to grow in winter and fall, including purple flowers
Best Cold Hardy Perennials.
If you live in zones that get cold winters, these hardy perennials are some that you should grow. These beauties take the cold in stride and come back year after year.
some plants that are next to each other with the words candy corn plants on them
Find out how to grow candy corn plants.
There are several varieties of candy corn plants. This tender perennial has two-toned orange and yellow tubular flowers that hummingbirds and pollinators love. The color of the flowers look like our favorite fall candy. Click through to the Gardening Cook for growing tips. #candycornplant #cupheamicropetala #flowers #gardening #cottagegardens
a blue hydrant with the title 5 easy ways to propagate hydrangeas
Propagating Hydrangeas - Cuttings, Tip Rooting, Air Layering and Division
5 easy ways to propagate hydrangeas - water and soil rooting, tip rooting, air layering and growing from seeds. Get the tutorial at The Gardening Cook #plantpropagation #hydrangeas #propagatinghydrangeas #gardening #plantsforfree #gardentips
four different pictures of green plants in the garden
Hosta Garden in Springfield Missouri
Hosta Gardens with many varieties can be found in the Springfield Botanical Gardens in Missouiri #botanicalgardens #hostas #perennials
blue hydrangeas growing in the garden with text overlay that reads propagating hydrangeas to get new plants for free
Propagating Hydrangeas - Cuttings, Tip Rooting, Air Layering and Division
Propagating hydrangeas four ways to get new plants for free. This lovely perennial is the star of any summer garden. Find out how to grow it easily from cuttings, air layering, tip rooting, and by dividing into new plants. #perennials #hydrangeas #plantpropagation #airlayering #cuttings #propagation
white daisies with the words caring for shastah adults
14 tips to Make Caring for Shasta Daisies a Breeze
Shasta daisies are often found in English cottage gardens. This pretty perennial is the birth flower of those born in April, Caring for it is easy with these tips. #perennials #flowers #shastadaisies #cottagegardens #gardening #gardens
pink flowers with the words stunning perennials that bloom all summer long on it's side
27 Stunning Perennials That Bloom All Summer
Check out these stunning perennials that bloom all summer. Do you have a shady area? No problem! All-day sun? There are several sun-loving flowers you might like. Small yard? There are some small perennials you can plant and enjoy color all summer long. Take a quick look at this comprehensive list of summer-blooming flowers. #flowers #landscaping #flowergarden #perennials #summerflowers #summerblooms
purple flowers with text overlay how to grow hydrangeas must read for beginners
How to Plant & Grow Hydrangeas a Guide for Beginners
lilacs with text overlay how to grow lilacs
How to Grow and Care for Lilacs
six different flowers with the words 16 deer resistant perennials written below them in yellow and purple
16 Deer Resistant Perennials that Won't Be on the Wildlife Menu
Come and learn how to create a deer resistant perennial garden in your front yard. Deer resistant perennial plants are more than just ornamental grasses. They include drought-tolerant plants and flower garden plants you will love. #repellentplants #plants #deer #resistant #perennials
hosteroa growing in the ground next to grass and straw with words that read, hosteroa stopped globs
Hosta Stained Glass - Sun Tolerant Variegated Plantain Lily
Hosta Stained Glass is a sun tolerant hosta variety that is great in borders or semi sunny garden beds. It is easy to grow and has great color. #suntoleranthosta #variegatedhosta #hostaplants #perennials #hostastainedglass #shadeplants #gardening #gardentips #howtogrowhostas
several different types of plants and trees with the words la botanical gardens & zoo
Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens - Nature and Wildlife in LA
LA Botanical Gardens combines animals and plants in lush natural settings. Join me for a virtual tour. #losangeles #travel #tourism #zooanimals #botanicgardens #gardening #thingstodoinLA
yellow flowers with the words, when to plant forsythflicaa in front of them
Planting Forsythia -When and How to Plant a Forsythia Shrub
Forsythia is an easy to manage shrub but there are a few things you will need to know for planting, transplanting and propagating this perennial. #forsythia #plantingforsythia #forsythiashrub #gardening #gardeningtips #perennials
a book cover with flowers on the front and green back ground, which reads fragrantt perenniall flowers for the perfect scented garden
11 Fragrant Perennial Flowers For The Perfect Scented Garden
If you want a scented garden, you'll love these fragrant perennial flowers. With flowers like peonies, roses, four o'clocks, lavender, honey suckle, and more there's something for everyone. #perennials #fragrantflowers #scentedflowers #landscaping #gardening #flowers
a pink poster with the words shopping list for hard perennials on it's side
My Top 18 Favorites for the Best Hardy Perennials
Printable Shopping list for cold hardy plants #gardening #perennials #coldhardyplants #gardens
an assortment of flowers and shrubs with the words astibe - flowering shade perennial
Tips for Growing Astilbe
Astilbe is a flowering shade loving perennial that is also known as false goats beard. Protect it from the sun and water deeply to encourage the blooms. #growingastilbe #floweringperennials #shadeperennials, #shadegarden #astilbeperennial #astilbe #gardening
four different types of plants with green leaves
Growing Helleborus - Lenten Rose - How to Grow Hellebores
Companion plants for hellebores are those that like shady garden spots #hellebores #perennials #growingtips #gardening #helleborus #lentenrose #companionplants
a sign that says 15 beautiful perennials that can make your shade garden look amazing
Ground Cover Plants For Shade (Perennials That Keep Weeds Down)
Plant these shade-loving #perennial ground cover plants under bushes and trees to help prevent weeds from growing and add some beautiful flowers to your garden. #fromhousetohome #shadeplants #gardeningtips #gardenideas #gardening #groundcover
some plants that are growing on the side of a road in front of rocks and grass
Drought Tolerant Liriope Makes an Outstanding Ground Cover
Liriope makes a great ground cover. This perennial plant is tough as nails and easy to grow. #liriope #groundcover #gardening #garden #rockgarden
yellow flowers are in a clear vase on a wooden table next to a wood paneled wall
Forcing Forsythia Indoors - How to Force Forsythia Blossoms
Get a jump start on spring by forcing forsythia bushes indoors. #forcingforsythia #forceshrubs
four different types of flowers with the words tips for growing helleboras
Growing Helleborus - Lenten Rose - How to Grow Hellebores
Tips for growing hellebores - also known as Lenten Rose, or Christmas Rose #hellebores #perennials #growingtips #gardening #helleborus #lentenrose
purple flowers and green plants in a garden
Tips for Growing Astilbe
Astilbe in a border with bulbs in Boothbay Botanical Gardens. Astilbe loves the cool weather of New England. See my growing tips and ways to use it. #astilbe #perennials #floweringplants #coollovingplants
three different types of plants with the words tips for growing hellebores
Growing Helleborus - Lenten Rose - How to Grow Hellebores
Tips for growing hellebores - This perennial will flower in winter with snow on the ground. Find out all the care tips on the Gardening Cook. #lentenrose #hellebores #helleborus #perennials #gardening
yellow flowers in a glass vase sitting on the ground next to a wooden plank wall
Forcing Forsythia Indoors - How to Force Forsythia Blossoms
Forcing Forsythia Indoors - How to Force Forsythia Blossoms #forcingplants #gardening #forsythia
pink flowers are growing in the garden next to purple and yellow flowers
Growing Hollyhocks - A Traditional Cottage Garden Favorite
Hollyhocks and other flowering plants are very popular plants for cottage gardens. Butterflies love them. Click through to see some growing tips for them. #hollyhocks #flowers #perennials #gardening #gardentips
plants for free cuttings, offsets, divisiones, seeds, and more
Plant Propagation Tips - New Plants for Free
How to grow plants for free - plant propagation tips - cuttings, stem cuttings, rooting tips.
Joe Pye Weed a beautiful perennial plant with many uses. Discover how to grow, care for and use it for medicinal and other purposes. [LEARN MORE] Herb Garden, Native Plant Gardening
Beautiful Joe Pye Weed - How To Grow And How Useful Is It?
Joe Pye Weed a beautiful perennial plant with many uses. Discover how to grow, care for and use it for medicinal and other purposes. [LEARN MORE]
four different types of wildflowers with the words fall blooming perennials
Fall Blooming Perennials and Annuals for a Bold Pop of Color
Perennials that bloom in the fall
a plant with green leaves growing on the side of a sidewalk that says hosta wheel
Hosta Wheee! - Variegated Slug Resistant Hosta Plant
Hosta Wheee! Slug resistant hosta
several different types of plants with the words perennial plants to grow with hostas
Hosta Companion Plants - Growing Hostas with Shade Loving Plants
Perennial plants to grow with hosta
two pictures with scissors and flowers in them
Pruning Hellebores - Tips for Lenten Rose Maintenance
Lenten Rose Pruning
some green plants that are growing in the ground and on the ground with text overlay
Hosta Wheee! - Variegated Slug Resistant Hosta Plant
Growing hosta wheee! #hostswheee! #hostaplants #perennials #slugresistanthosta
a close up of a plant on the ground
Hosta Kiyosumiensis is also known as the Mountain Hosta
This pretty undulating edge hosta is called Hosta Kiyosumiensis. #hostas #perennials #Japanperennials #foliageplants #gardening
different types of plants that are in the garden with text overlaying it reading 30 companion plants for hosta
Hosta Companion Plants - Growing Hostas with Shade Loving Plants
This list of 30+ Companion Plants for Hosta will show you what plants also love the shade. #shadegardens #shadygarden #hostaplants #hostacompanions
three different types of flowers with the title tips for pruning helleboes
Pruning Hellebores - Tips for Lenten Rose Maintenance
These tips for how to prune hellebores will have your plant looking great all year long #pruninghellebores #helleborepruningtips
four different pictures with the words tips for growing garden sage on them and images of plants
Sage Plant Care - Tips for Growing Garden Sage
Sage Care Tips - Find out how to grow, use and harvest garden sage.
hosta'yellow splash'rim in the ground with text overlay that reads hosta'yellow splash'rim
Hosta ' Yellow Splash Rim' - Plant this Quick Grower in Shady Gardens
Hosta 'Yellow Splash Rim' - quick growing hosta plant. This medium to fast grower has undulating leaves with slightly serrated yellow to cream margins.
green leaves and water droplets on the ground next to some rocks, grass and plants
Hosta 'Cat and Mouse' - Miniature Hosta Plant for Small Shade Gardens
Miniature Hosta cat and mouse in a garden bed. This little beauty only grows to about 3 inches tall.
colorful flowers with the title 17 easy to grow perennials for a blossoming backyard
17+ Easy to Grow Perennials
Article with a detailed list of 17 easy to grow low maintenance perennials. For a long blooming flowering and ground covering greens. Suitable to be planted in pots or containers.#plants #perennials #easy-to-grow #easy