Some gardeners are amazed by perennials, with all their varieties of bloom type, color, and size. Other people turn to a striking collection of annuals for a burst of color throughout the growing season. Bulbs, too, supply texture, color, and bloom variety for your garden. And roses have captivated gardeners worldwide for centuries. Whatever flowers you prefer -- or if you like them all -- we have inspiration and practical advice for you. Every gardener can benefit from our tips to grow picture-perfect annuals, perennials, bulbs, and roses in the garden; we have all the tips organized for you. Each year, breeders introduce new varieties of every type of flower -- some with better disease resistance, others with new colors or habits. If you want the latest and greatest in your yard, we have new perennials, annuals, and roses, among others. It's often hard to choose the right flowers for the right conditionsâsun or shade. We have them organized by plant type and sun/shade amount, as well as bloom time. That means you'll be able to spend more time enjoying even more beautiful blooms in your garden, from spring through summer and into autumn.
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Must-Grow New Perennials for 2013
Check out the hottest new perennial flower varieties for this year!
The Best Perennials for Your Yard
Your landscape won't be complete without at least a couple of these easy-growing, award-winning perennials.
A Gardener's Guide to Lavender
Enjoy the scent of lavender in your garden. Our guide tells you everything you need to know to grow it!
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Top New Blue, Pink, and Purple Annuals for 2013
Discover the hottest new varieties of annual flowers for the year.
Top Shade-Loving Annuals
Fill a shady spot in your yard with big color all summer long with these annual flowers.
The Easiest Roses You Can Grow
The new generation of shrub roses needs no spraying or special care. Check them out.
The Most Fragrant Roses for Your Garden
What's a rose without fragrance? Here are some of the best-scented roses you can grow.
The Best Summer Bulbs
Bulbs aren't just for spring; grow these summer bloomers in your garden.
Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs
Get bulb-planting tips to get your spring-, summer-, and fall-flowering bulbs off to the best possible start.