Gardening

10 summer flowers for my bed


Summer is arguably the season when we spend the most time in the garden!

The exterior must then be resplendent and show you its most beautiful flowers.

Discover our selection of 10 summer flowers for bedding.

Flowering shrubs in summer

At the bottom of the massif, shrubs are planted to create beautiful volumes. These rounded bushes dress the massif of their large leaves. They bring a touch of color with flowers in summer.

Hydrangea

  • Variety: Hydrangea macrophylla Mousseline
  • Flowering period: June to October
  • Flower color: inflorescences in balls, blue in acidic soil and pale pink in calcareous soil
  • Exhibition: half shade
  • Ground : rich, drained, acidic to neutral
  • The little extra? : very floriferous variety

Rosebush

  • Variety: Rosa Anatasia® Adamariat ’
  • Flowering period: June to October
  • Flower color: white turbinate roses with yellow hearts
  • Exhibition: Sun
  • Ground : Lightweight
  • The little extra? : Abundant foliage and intoxicating scent

Summer flowering perennials

Perennials are essential in flower beds. Remaining in place, they bloom again every year in summer.

Sage

  • Variety: Salvia nemorosa ‘Mainacht’
  • Flowering period: from May to September
  • Flower color: blue-purple floral spikes
  • Exhibition: sun, partial shade
  • Ground : drained, even dry
  • The little extra? : One of the hardiest sage, above -15 ° C

Phlox

  • Variety: Phlox paniculata Amethyst
  • Flowering period: from July to September
  • Flower color: small flowers with pink petals with a deep pink heart
  • Exhibition: Sun
  • Ground : rich and deep
  • The little extra? : fragrant, melliferous and nectariferous flowering

Climbing plant that blooms in summer

Is your bed against a wall or a fence? Consider planting climbing plants there! Taking only little floor space, they will dress the wall and decorate it with flowers.

Clematis

  • Variety: Clematis Pearly Star ’
  • Flowering period: May-June and August-September
  • Flower color: large, very light purple star flowers before turning white
  • Exhibition: sun, partial shade (foot in the shade)
  • Ground : drained, fresh, rich and light
  • The little extra? : ideal at the back of a massif against a wall

Sweet Pea

  • Variety: Lathyrus odoratus spencer ‘Firebrand’
  • Flowering period: June to August
  • Flower color: Butterfly flowers in bright red clusters
  • Exhibition: Sun
  • Ground : drained and rich
  • The little extra? : gives off a sweet and musky scent

Flowering bulbs in summer

They are planted in the spring so that they flower in the summer. Some stay in place all year while others are dug up for the winter. The advantage is that they can be easily changed to a new bed every summer!

Lily (or Lily)

  • Variety: Lilium leichtlinii
  • Flowering period: july to august
  • Flower color: yellow curved trumpet flowers with purple speckles
  • Exhibition: sun, partial shade (foot in the shade)
  • Ground : drained and rich
  • The little extra? : suitable for a massif on a slope

Agapanthus

  • Variety: Agapanthus ‘Northern Star’
  • Flowering period: June to August
  • Flower color: blue umbels, petals with darker blue stripes in the center
  • Exhibition: Sun
  • Ground : rich and drained
  • The little extra? : beautiful bouquet flower

Summer annuals

They don't spend the fall but their flowering is as beautiful as it is fleeting. Annual flowers have that little country side of which they alone have the secret!

Begonia semperflorens

  • Variety: Begonia semperflorens ‘Super Olympia Rose’
  • Flowering period: May to November
  • Flower color: cut flowers with round petals of a deep pink, golden yellow heart
  • Exhibition: sun, partial shade, shade
  • Ground : fresh, drained, fertile, acidic to neutral
  • The little extra? : withstands bad weather, likes the shade

Erigéron a small daisy

  • Variety: Erigeron karvinskianus (fleabane)
  • Flowering period: May to October
  • Flower color: small white to dark pink flowers look like daisies
  • Exhibition: sun, partial shade
  • Ground : well drained, neutral to lime
  • The little extra? : forms a ground cover on dry substrates

Video: Get Amazing Results with Summer Flowering Annuals in your Garden (October 2020).