Our Favorite Flowers: 'Aflame' Water Lily
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The deep crimson color of the 'Aflame' water lily — also known as 'Escarboucle' — gives ponds or pools exotic flair. During summer, the leaves of water lilies provide much-needed shade for water critters.
Perennials are the mainstay of the traditional flower garden. When planted correctly, they are long-lived.
Take off with these rocket-shaped flowers.
Learn about this clumping evergreen that blooms in late summer or early fall.
Discover reasons why you should add perennials to your yard.
Learn how to grow perennials in your garden with this step-by-step planting guide.
Learn how to use perennials throughout your garden design.
Use this method to propagate most herbaceous perennials and to rejuvenate large, tired clumps that no longer flower well.
Add color and versatility to your summer garden container.
Learn where to grow the very popular azalea, a stalwart of spring, from HGTV.