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The Best Spring Flowers To Plant

After a long, cold Winter it feels great to replace the gloom with beauty!   Early spring flowers are a sure sign warmer weather is on its way. Here is a list of early Spring flowers to plant so you’ll have some beautiful Spring landscaping.

  • Pansies – Pansies prefer cool weather.  Pansies are annuals gardeners love because they are one of the very best flowers to plant in early Spring, early -season containers or window boxes.

pansy picture

  • Snowdrop Anemones – The Snowdrop Anemone is very fragrant and it has a burst of beautiful color.  As an added bonus, when cooler weather arrives in the Fall the Snowdrop Anemone often does a second round of blooming.

snowdrop anemone picture

  • Redbud Trees – Yes I know this is supposed to be a list about flowers to plant in the Spring, but beauty of a blooming redbud tree can rival the beauty of any flower.

pretty redbud tree

  • Lilac – Not only is the Lilac a beautiful flower that comes in lots of shapes and sizes, but it also gives off a wonderful fragrance.

Lilac flower picture

  • Iris – With its huge blooms and wide variety of colors, the Iris is a fan favorite to brighten any flower garden.

iris picture

 

Most Popular Flowers in the World

Here are the top, most popular flowers in the entire world.

red rose

The rose is one of the most popular flowers in the entire world.  A red rose is a universal symbol for love and romance.

tulips

Beautiful Tulips

Tulips are on of the top five most popular flowers in the world.

daisies

Pretty Daisies

Daisies are one of the most popular flowers of all.

Sunflowers

Sunflowers

Sunflowers are not only tall and beautiful, but they also provide sunflower seeds which are deliciously edible.

lilac flowers

Lilac Flowers

There is nothing more beautiful than a field of Lilac flowers.

orchids

Orchids

Orchid blooms are bold and broad.  Being one of the bigger flowers on the list, the orchid is a top 5 most popular flower in the world.

stephanotis flowers

Lovely Stephanotis Flowers

Stephanotis flowers may not be the most popular name of a flower, but these beautiful white flowers are one of the most popular wedding flowers in the world.

hydrangea flowers

Hydrangea Flowers

Hydrangea flowers have hundreds of tiny blooms that work together to form large round blooms that are simply beautiful.

Lily of the Valley flowers

Lily of the Valley Flowers

Lily of the Valley Flowers point downward, almost like they are upside down, but their shape and color are exquisite.

Gardenia flower

Gardenia

This was supposed to be a list of the Top 10 Most Popular Flowers in the world but we couldn’t leave out the beautiful Gardenia so we’ll just make it the top 11 most popular flowers.

Caspia Pictures

Limonium-Caspia is a flower that is often used as a floral filler in flower arrangements.  It is often dried and colored many different colors.  It’s natural colors are pale blue to lilac.  Caspia is also known as Sea Lavender, although it is not related to lavender.  Caspia is often used in conjunction with Baby’s Breath and Mistly flowers to add depth and motion to bouquets and floral arrangements.  Dried and preserved Caspia is often used in crafts and decorations.

Here are some pictures of Caspia.

This is what Limonium-Caspia looks like.

blue caspia flower blooms

The Caspia above has more bluish blooms, whereas the Caspia blooms below are more of a lilac color.

pretty Caspia flowers

Caspia is often sold in bulk at wholesale prices and used for crafts.

dried Caspia flowers

Caspia looks awesome in teal wedding themed decorations and flower arrangements.

Caspia bouquet

Caspia looks great in its natural color as well as dyed other colors.  It makes a great filler for most any bouquet.

caspia wedding bouquet

Here’s a beautiful white Caspia and white Lily bouquet.

white caspia and lily bouquet

If you have any pictures of Caspia you would like to share please send them in.