Spider Orchid Care – A Guide to Keeping One Alive

Candy Spider Orchid in full bloom

The Brassia Orchid, or Spider Orchid, is another great genus of the Orchid family. They produce medium-sized spectacular flowers that resemble spiders. In the wild, this attracts spider-killing wasps, a method of spreading pollen from one plant to another. The plant itself takes up a large amount of space with its sprawling spikes and flowers. […]

Our Guide on How to Plant Iris

Iris in my garden

Irises are one of the most beautiful flowers you will experience in any garden that you come by.  They are also one of the best friendship flowers around if that’s what you are looking for. You are sure to find a great looking Iris that will fit into your garden with over 300 varieties available. […]

The Keys to Planting Peonies Successfully in Your Garden

Fern Leaf Peony

  Peonies produce one of the most beautiful and extravagant flowers you will encounter. The large fluffy flowers that are produced may be red, pink, yellow, or white. These flowers are accompanied by lush foliage that allows the flowers to really pop. The flowers will take your breath away in spring when they are in […]

How to Care for Rose Bushes, Told By Some Elite Rose Growers

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Roses are one of the most common flowering shrubs in the world today. They produce large, beautiful flowers in almost any color you can imagine, making them suitable for just about anyone. The only thing that stops new gardeners from starting a rose garden is the daunting stories many have heard from other rose growers. […]

9 Orchids That Look Like Animals to Trick Animals and Insects

Amazing Flowers

Almost everyone has seen a beautiful Orchid at some point in their life, but have you seen Orchids that look like animals? Becoming more common with every passing day, you can pick one up at a local flower shop, home improvement store, or even a grocery store.  Orchids have quickly become one of the most […]

My Huge List of Orchid Abbreviations

My Huge List of Orchid Abbreviations

Orchids are one of the largest groups of species in the world with over 20,000 accepted species. There are twice as many Orchid species as there are bird species on this planet. Orchids can be found on every continent and in just about any climate you will find. I have researched as many Orchid abbreviations as […]

Tulip Mania – The Economic History of Tulips

Tulip mania

Tulips are one of the most beautiful flowers grown and cut on earth today.  They are perfect for any occasion for people that don’t read books on flower meanings.  Tulips are not too big or small, not too romantic or childish, but just perfect for almost any occasion.  Throughout the history of Tulips, people caught […]

The Secrets of Gardening Tulip – Planting Tulips

Tulip Gardening

Tulips are one of the easiest perennial flowers to grow in your garden;  even the most inexperienced grower can bury some Tulip bulbs in the fall.  They will grow slowly over the winter and sprout with beautiful flowers in early spring.  The next thing you know, you will be gardening Tulip. Tulips are perennial flowers, […]

Tropical Flowering Plants

Bird of Paradise

Orchids (The Most Common Of The Tropical Flowering Plants) Orchids are one of the most common tropical flowering plants that you can readily find.  Not all species of Orchids are tropical, but they all will give you the tropical feel you are looking for.  You can find beautiful Orchids in any color but blue, and […]

Paphiopedilum Orchids (Lady-slipper)

Paphiopedilum, Lady Slipper

This type of orchid flower one of the truly aspiring types of orchids.  The beautiful shape of pout-like lips is unlike any other flower. The classification of this orchid alone is a long, never-ending list.  For this reason, lady-slipper enthusiasts claim that they should be considered a separate family of flowers and have a separate recognition. The key […]