Surprisingly cold-hardy, sunflower seedlings often survive spring frosts and you can see the earliest blossoms march to maturity rather than waiting for late summer. These showy blooms can grow to six feet or more in just three months, and they look great in flower beds or along borders.
It’s National Gardening Week and what better way to celebrate it than building your very own bee hotel! Bees are important for our environment, so why not provide them a […]
The fastest growing poppies (California poppies) can grow from seed to bloom in only 60 days! Poppies thrive in full sun and once established, these quick-blooming flowers provide bees and other pollinators with protein-rich pollen in early summer, when little else is in bloom.
As summer approaches, many of us will be looking forward to spending more time in the garden. However, for pet owners keen to test out their green fingers, there are […]
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Sweet peas, with their ruffled blossoms and slender tendrils, have a stunning fragrance and like it cool – so try not to leave in full sun constantly. You should also soak the seeds for several days before planting.
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“Although, it’s important to remember that getting the seeds is only half the job – planting them correctly and making sure they’re well cared for is also imperative, so make sure you read the back of the seed packet to see what each individual plant needs to thrive.”
Bees love the flowers that rise up on cornflowers’ straight stems in early summer, and this plant is unfazed by changeable spring weather. The petals of this quick-growing flower are even edible!
The 7 Fastest Growing Flower Seeds Novice gardeners who’ve left it too late in the season to grow challenging plants are being encouraged to opt for the fastest growing seeds to enjoy a blooming