Gardening

Types of Flowers List With Pictures

There are many types of flowers, and many of them have special meanings. Below you will find a list of some of the most beloved flowers that you might find at the florist while looking for a bouquet for someone special. These are primarily used as filler flowers by florist they are perennial flowers with [...]

A List of the Different Types of Roses

The English word rose is derived from French, which originally is borrowed from Latin Rosa. Belonging to the genus Rosa, roses are very popular ornamental plants that are grown outdoors as well as indoors. The following is a description of the subgenera and sections of the genus Rosa. Genus Rosa has been categorized into 4 subgenera [...]

Daisy Flower Types

A daisy is a perennial that is simple but is considered as one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. It conveys happiness and good cheer. Hence, it is not surprising that it is a popular gift, as well as a planting material in one’s own garden. The daisy symbolizes purity and innocence. It [...]

Lily Flower Types

True lilies belong to a genus of flowering plants called Lilium. They grow from bulbs and have large prominent flowers. They are native to the Northern Hemisphere but some specific types of lily can be found in the northern subtropics. Lilies are classified into various types based on their parentage and on the shape of [...]

A List of Flower Types

Everyone loves flowers. This is probably because of their colorful nature that displays all sorts of emotions. In that case, most flowers portray different meanings and they are used in various occasions. This includes wedding, funerals and graduation ceremonies among others. In that case there are different flower types found in the world. This is [...]

A List of Blue Flowers

Most flowers that are thought to be blue actually lean toward lavender or purple, that is why it is not easy to find flowers in shades of blue. Some tend to change due to sunlight. If you are looking for the best flowers for your garden, then below is a list of blue flowers that [...]

A List of Edible Flowers

Many flowers are edible and useful for cooking. So in the spirit of expanding your culinary horizons, this is a list of edible flowers that are often overlooked by the average person. Chamomile or Dianthus is a white flowering plant, whose petals are used to make wonderful tea blends. In raw form, the flowering petals of [...]

The Names of Purple Flowers

f you want to add depth and richness to any kind of landscape design, purple flowers make a great choice. Blue and purple blooms have become among the most wanted flowers of gardeners. For this season, what is your pick for purple flowers? Let us enlist ten purple flowers of veritable beauty that will surely [...]

The Names of Flowers from A-Z

Below you will find the names of many flowers listed from A-Z. They belong to the onion family and are considered as one of the versatile bulbs for the spring or summer garden. It is a cut flower that blooms into a cluster of globe shaped flowers at the end of the stem. The ornamental [...]

Kinds of Purple Flowers

Flowers and blooms can create a nostalgic aura to any space. When it comes to versatility and charm, purple flowers are continually being enjoyed by ardent homeowners and gardeners as part of their overall decorative element. A color fit for royalty, it is best to know that there are various kinds of purple flowers ranging [...]

Kinds of White Flowers

White flowers, that are a symbol of purity and peace can brighten up your day and bring cheer. When you are presented with white flowers you should know that they are given as a token of appreciation for innocence and truthfulness. White flowers in the garden glow in the dark and give a heavenly appearance. [...]

A List of Flowers and Their Meanings

There are several types of flowers and most of them have special meanings. Below is a list of the common types of flowers: These are basically utilized by florists as filler flowers. They are perennial and consist orange color although there are other hybrids of white, red, pink and yellow colors. This is the flower [...]

The Names of Blue Flowers

Blue is a color than many people find attractive. Combining blue flowers with other flower colors can give you an awesome garden. There are many shades of blue colors that come with different flower varieties. They range from deep blue colors, pale blue colors or a blue color that is bordering purple. Some of the [...]

A List of the Different Kinds of Flowers

Flowers are a one of nature’s most beautiful creations. There are many thousands of types of flowers out there, and below you will find a list of the many different kinds of flowers. Iris comes from ancient Greece, when the rainbow goddess Iris was personified, making the link between Heaven and Earth. The three upright [...]

Types of Cymbidium Orchids

Cymbidium orchid is a genus comprising about 52 species of orchids. The name was derived from the word kumbos, which is a Greek word that means ‘hole or cavity’. This refers to the shape of the base of the lip. Cymbidium plants are known to grow about 60 cm tall and the racemes grow 90 [...]

Types of Dendrobium Orchids

Orchids are one of the biggest families of flowering plants that contain over 26,000 different species. One of the major classifications for the orchid is the dendrobium. The dendrobium group contains 1200 unique species that are located all over the world. Dendrobium species such as D. noble and phalaenopsis are two of the most popular [...]

Types of White Roses

White Roses look great. Many people love white roses because they easily blend with other colors, they look stunning in the garden and can be used for various functions like wedding bouquets. White roses are symbols of true love, purity, youthfulness, silence, innocence, silence and peace. Here is a brief on the famous ten types [...]

Types of Yellow Roses

Roses have been most people’s favorite since centuries. Thanks to more than 14,000 varieties of hybrid tea roses, shrub roses, floribundas, old garden roses and many more; Roses have been an epitome of symbolism. The most fascinating aspect of roses is their fragrance and the color. Roses are available in several colors which enhance their [...]

A List of the Different Types of Orchids

There are many different types of orchids that are spread all over the globe that are of different species, hybrids and colors. There are those that are miniature as well as standard sized and they are also of different genera. Here is a list of some of the most common types of orchid that you [...]

Names of Flowers That Start With E

Whether for romance, decor or expression of tender, love and care, flowers are perfect expressive mechanisms that can fit into any event. They are beautiful even though scientific names usually don’t do them justice. There are different types of flowers categorized scientifically, by color or the type of occasion these gorgeous creations are to serve. [...]