Flowers to Brighten your Spring Garden

May 12, 2020

April showers bring May flowers. Whether you’re looking to give a garden a complete makeover or add a pop of color to your porch, we’ve gathered a list of beautiful flowers that will make a scene this spring.

 

Marigold

SONY DSC

Marigold flowers bloom in rich orange and yellow colors. They’re known for tolerating the Texas heat and repelling insects from garden plants.

 

Zinnias 

Colorful zinnias in the garden.

When planted in the spring, Zinnias bloom big in the summer. The flower brings a burst of color to a garden and they also attract butterflies.

 

Cosmos

Beautiful pink cosmos flower blooming in backyard garden planting

Another flower that sits well in the Texas heat, cosmos grow abundantly. They’re low-maintenance and come in a wide range of colors for a vibrant outdoor oasis.

 

Plumbago

Close-up cape leadwort (Plumbago auriculata) flower in the garden.

Plumbago, also known as the sky flower, falls in the shrub category. The bright blue flower blooms in clusters and grows well with a lot of sun or light shade.

 

Celosia

bedflower of beautiful Celosia Plume. One of the plants you buy in Singapore during the Chinese new year season to improve the luck

Celosias are also called cockscomb because the flowers resemble a rooster head. The shape adds a dramatic effect to any garden.

 

For more ideas on how to improve your spring garden, visit our Pinterest board.


Dave Perry-Miller, Home Decorating, Home Tips, Luxury Real Estate, Metroplex Real Estate

FOLLOW US

for market and community information, news, our latest listings, and more.