There are many questions which you must ask yourself before you begin planting a garden.:
- Where are you going to plant it?
- Do you have the garden equipment?
- How big do you want your garden to be?
- When do flowers bloom and what are their heights
These questions are all very important. But if you have not yet decided which types of flowers you want to plant, they mean very little. Don’t let anybody tell you which ones you can’t or can plant. There are plenty to choose from. Each one is unique in its own way, making gardens unique and fascinating.
Flowers are available in endless possibilities. Keep reading and find out about which types of flowers that will look best in your garden. The five most popular types of garden flowers chosen by gardeners from all over the United States are described below:
These flowers are able to grow anywhere from 12 to 4 feet tall. Cosmos are often picked out of gardens and used in flower arrangements and perfect for cutting gardens.
Marigold has various colors – yellow, red, orange or a combination of all. In 45 to 50 days from sowing, this type of flower blooms and additional water are very rarely required than what the rain provides.
- Morning glory
Morning glory are available in a variety of colors including white, blue, red, pink and lavender and have heart shape leaves. This flower is capable to become more than ten feet high.
Zinnias are constantly blooming all season. This flower is traditional and old fashioned. This type of flower will require watering on a consistent basis if there is not a lot of rain. However, try to get water on the foliage (leaves) as this can cause mold which can potentially cause the plant to die.
Sunflower is the best for your garden. This flower has yellowish-orange petal with a black circle in the middle. Sunflowers are able to grow to be as tall as 6 feet or possibly even higher depending on the flower itself.
You will have to maintain it and keep it healthy on a daily basis in order to flourish successfully. All types of gardening equipment (watering cans, pruning shears, gloves and spades) will assist you in keeping your garden in good condition. These equipment are essentials and relatively affordable.
A large impact on the overall outcome of your garden depends on what flowers you choose. The above list is a guideline for novice gardeners who are unsure of which flowers may be most adaptable to a garden atmosphere.
Your garden will be a wonderful piece of work for everyone to admire, regardless of the kinds or colors of your flowers.