Flowers | Living the Country Life


Advice on planting and growing flowers, including roses, wildflowers, perennials, annuals, iris, lilies, and more.

Ideas for Perennials

Mesa™ Peach Blanket Flower fall 2014 plant from High Country Gardens
Although spring is known as the ideal season for planting, there are...
With bold colors, easy care regimens, and one-of-a-kind blossoms,...
High Country Gardens makes a point of offering flowers, shrubs, and...
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Every year, growers come out with beautiful new flower varieties....

Latest Flowers Stories

Learn about being a farmer florist, and think about buying local for your big day!
This New York farmer grows and arranges flowers. (Buy local for your...
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Wildflower seeds are forecasted to be a hot commodity this year....
Some things to pay attention to
Humor columnist Brent Olson shares his wit and wisdom.

Flower Garden Video

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
7/31/14 | 4:59 PM
We've had no rain in three weeks, so Bob has been Crazy Hay Man. He even more
Betsy's Backyard |
7/25/14 | 10:47 AM
Our wonderful Warren County Fair (Iowa), now in its 158th year, is underway and I more