Whether you like flowers in bouquets, beds, planters or pots, it’s always a treat to expand your gardens with a few flowers and plants you wouldn’t usually try. There’s nothing like experimenting with your garden or flower arrangement, adding colorful blossoms that celebrate the coming of spring and warmth of summer. Here’s a collection of springtime perennial flowers and greenery that will bring the joy of sweet smells and colors to your life after a long winter.
Have you ever received a lovely bouquet, only to have it begin to wilt far too soon? Petals begin to fall, leaves turn brown and crunchy, and within a day or two you are forced to toss the whole thing into the garbage. If this sounds familiar, then here are five tips on how to keep your flowers fresh for longer.