White Bedding: Incredible Ivory Flowers

Plant a bounty of snowy blooms in your garden with these flower picks.
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Summer White Clematis

Cup-shaped, white and mauve flowers appear on the Huldine clematis after the height of summer and last into fall.

Vinca

Vinca difformis is a vigorous evergreen subshrub with lance-shaped, dark green leaves and upright shoots bearing pale blue to white flowers in late winter and early spring.

White Hyacinth

Triteleia hyacinthina, or white hyacinth, has an erect stem, topped with dense white flower heads. Although not hyacinths, they are thought to resemble the flower with their papery thin blooms.

'Sissinghurst White'

Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White' features basal clumps of silvery-white, spotted leaves. Drooping clusters of funnel-shaped, white flowers bloom on short stalks just above green foliage.

White Rhododendron

Rhododendron 'Fragrantissimum' has highly scented, large white flowers. It is tender and needs protection from frost.

White Quamash

The tall spikes of the quamash are star-shaped, creamy-white flowers that are an excellent choice for cuttings.

'White Pim'

Osteospermum 'White Pim' has beautiful daisy-like flowers of pure white with a pink and grey striped reverse. It produces an endless display of flowers from early summer through to autumn. Great for the front of a sunny cottage garden border.

Heartleaf Crambe

Crambe cordifolia has bold, dark green, lobed leaves, and branching sprays of small, beautifully scented white flowers.

'Small World' Dahlia

Dahlia 'Small World' has long stems of pure white pompom flowers held above neat clumps of green foliage.

White Swan Elegance

A compact variety with beautiful, semidouble white flowers. Blooms in late spring.

'Satin Pink'

The 'Satin Pink' daffodil is an unusual variety with pure white petals and a pink-flushed central cup. It flowers in mid-spring.

'Calandiva White Monroe'

'Calandiva White Monroe' has white flowers that resemble rosebuds. They open from greenish buds above large glossy leaves.

Madagascar Jasmine

A favorite for weddings, Madagascar jasmine is a woody, evergreen climber that produces fragrant white blooms in the summer. Ideal in a partially shaded site, Stephanotis thrives when fed monthly while in growth with a balanced liquid feed.

'Aztec Pearl'

Choisya 'Aztec Pearl', commonly called Mexican Orange Blossom, is an evergreen shrub with slender, glossy, dark green leaves and clusters of fragrant, pink-tinged white flowers in late spring.

Snowdrops

The snowdrop produces single, nodding, white flowers that appear as early as late winter and into early spring.

Madonna Lily

Sweetly scented, the Madonna lily offers pure white flowers in midsummer.

Twinkling Stars

The squill (Scilla peruviana ‘Alba’) provides tight, conical clusters of small, star-shaped, white flowers in early summer.

Foamflower

Tiarella cordifolia has long, slender stamens that give heart-leaf foamflower spikes of white flowers a frothy appearance. The small star-shaped flowers occur in compact racemes on stalks rising above a mound of attractive lobed leaves.

'Anne Russell' Honeysuckle

In spring, ‘Anne Russell’ offers pink flower buds that open to white fragrant flowers. Dark green foliage and semi-evergreen tendencies are a spectacular backdrop to these showy blooms.

'Royal Star' Magnolia

Star magnolias are another deciduous species that also bloom in spring.