The Spanish lilac, also called red valerian, is a herbaceous perennial that flowers during the summer.In summary, what you should know: Name: Centranthus ruberFamily: Caprifoliaceae, valerianaceaeType: PerennialHeight: 60 to 100 cmExposition: SunnySoil: Ordinary, even poor Flowering: May to September Its bushy shape and pretty flowering make it a very ornamental plant.
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Heliopsis is a pretty perennial that adapts particularly well to flower beds and flower beds.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Heliopsis helianthoidesFamily: AsteraceaeType: PerennialHeight: 80 to 150 cmExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFlowering: July to October It is its bright and deep yellow color that makes it a very decorative flower.
Purslane is a beautiful little annual flower.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Portulaca grandifloraFamily: PortulacaceaeType: AnnualHeight: 10 to 15 cmExposure: SunnySoil: Ordinary, well drainedFlowering: June to October To read also: cultivation and Harvesting wild purslane and vegetable garden Blooming all summer long and easy to maintain, it will adorn your garden but also your pots and planters.
Speedwell is a pretty herbaceous perennial that can live like an annual depending on the climate.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Veronica spp.Family: ScrophulaceaeType: PerennialHeight: 50 cm to 1mSoil: NormalExposition: SunnyFoliage: semi-evergreen - Flowering: From April to September Its flowering is much appreciated while maintenance requires only a few care.
Portulaca is a beautiful annual flowering succulent. Easy to maintain and offering beautiful flowers all summer, it will adorn the garden but also pots and planters. In summary, what you need to know: Name: Portulaca grandifloraFamily: Portulacaceae Type: Annual (succulent) Height: 10 to 15 cm Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, well drained Flowering: June to October Planting portulaca Planting portulaca is preferably done in spring for purslanes bought in pots, respecting a distance of 15 cm between each foot.
The marigold is a plant offering very pretty flowers during the summer.In summary, what you should know: Name: TagetesFamily: AsteraceaeType: AnnualHeight: 20 to 90 cmExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFlowering: Spring, SummerC ' is a plant that we also like to install in the kitchen garden to fight against aphids or nematodes.
Coreopsis is a beautiful summer flowering flower. Its golden yellow flowers are remarkable with their heart of purple color.In summary, what you should know: Name: CoreopsisFamily: AsteraceaeType: Perennial or annualHeight: 40 to 100 cm depending on the varietiesExposition: SunnySoil: Ordinary, well drainedFlowering: May to September Both easy to maintain and very floriferous, the decorative effect is guaranteed, whether in beds, tubs or planters.
The anhemis, a wonderful perennial with daisy flowers, offers a flowering from spring to autumn of any beauty.In summary, what you should know: Name: AnthemisFamily: AsteraceaeType: PerennialHeight: 1 mExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Evergreen - Flowering: May to October Take advantage of these small flowers which adapt so well to our climates.
The fleabane is a very pretty little plant, easy and resistant, which grows along walls.In summary, what you need to know: Name: FleabaneFamily: AsteraceaeType: PerennialHeight: 20 to 40 cm depending on the species Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, rather light Flowering: April to October Easy to maintain, planting and maintaining it will improve flowering.
Osteospermum is a magnificent perennial with generous and abundant flowers. In summary, what you should know: Name: Oestospermum Family: Asteraceae Type: Flower, perennial Height: 20 to 60 cm Exposure: Sunny Soil: Well drained, humus Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: April To October Maintenance, from planting to flowering and from spring to fall will significantly improve the growth of your osteospurmum.
Erigeron is a very pretty little plant, very trendy at the moment. In summary, what you should know: Name: Erigeron or Fleabane Family: Asteraceae Type: Perennial Height: 20 to 40 cm depending on the species Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, rather light Flowering: May in October Easy to maintain, planting and maintaining it will improve flowering.
It is easily recognizable with its multi-colored floral stems. Easy to grow, gladiolus gives a country air to the garden.On a sunny site and in well-drained soil, gladiolus is a bulb that flowers quickly, like tuberous dahlias, lilies and begonias, Its flowering period: from June to September, depending on the region.
Prepare to sow campanulas, nasturtiums, daisies, pansies, forget-me-nots, among other summer beauties. Biennials are a must in the garden! The flowers are either perennial, annual or biennial. The first blooms again year after year. The latter bud only a few months after semi or planting and delight us for a season.
The hollyhock amazes us all summer long with its magnificent floral scapes.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Alcea roseaFamily: MalvaceaeType: PerennialHeight: 120 to 250 cmExposure: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFlowering: SummerSowing and maintenance of the hollyhock are easy and the decorative effect guaranteed.
Maned barley in summary: Latin name: Hordeum jubatum Common name: Maned barley Family: Poaceae Type: Grass Port: Arched tuft Height: 30 cm (up to 80 cm in bloom) Plant density: 6 to 8 feet / m² Exposure: Sunny Soil: Any type, but well drained Flowering: July, August Hordeum jubatum is an annual grass that flowers in summer.
The cosmos is a pretty annual flower, appreciated for its colors and its wild side.In summary, what you should know: Name: CosmosFamily: AsteraceaeType: AnnualHeight: 20 cm to 1.5 mExposition: SunnySoil: Ordinary, light, good drained Flowering: May to October Very easy to succeed, the flowering of the cosmos is generous and the decorative effect guaranteed.
Your balcony or terrace is not doomed to sadness during the winter.Our tips for waking them up while waiting for spring.Prefer perennials By favoring perennials, you will have plants that will stay in place each year rather than annuals that 'will need to be replaced, which will increase your labor and costs.
Geranium enchants our gardens, balconies and terraces throughout the summer.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Geranium or pelargoniumFamily: GeraniaceaeType: PerennialHeight: 20 cm to 1m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, enriched with potting soilFlowering: SummerPlanting and repotting, maintenance and pruning, you will greatly improve the flowering of geranium.
After the vegetal wonders of spring and summer, autumn arrives with its batch of colorful blooms. Put them on stage to brighten up your balconies and terraces! Also read: Colorful foliage to brighten up autumn A balcony green even in winterAutumn work reminderCamellia sasanque, a late fall enchantmentJapanese maplesGraphic foliage (more or less cut out depending on the variety), shimmering and intense colors: the Japanese maple is a tree that shows all its features assets in autumn especially, in spring also elsewhere.
At the end of summer, the garden seems very sad without its flowers ... Unless you plant grasses! Colorful and full of panache, they will bring a note of vitality that will last a large part of the year Decorative plants Ornamental grasses (sedge, festuque, stipa, pennisetum, etc.) offer such a wide range of wild grasses that you will necessarily find a variety that adapts to your land and your tastes.
You want flower beds, but not to spend hours maintaining them? Know how to choose the right plants! Suitable plants Start by taking a quick look at the situation of your beds, their exposure, the nature of the soil or limestone), its consistency (heavy or well drained), not to mention the climate of your region.