How to Get Blue Hydrangeas

If you love blue flowers (and who doesn't?), one of the most popular must-have plants for your garden is hydrangea. These versatile shrubs produce giant ball-shape flowers that look stunning in the landscape surrounding your home, as specimen plants in your garden, and make gorgeous (and easy!) bouquets.

See More

Flowering Perennials from Spring to Fall

Turn your garden into a color show spring through fall. Here are 17 easy-to-grow flowering perennials.

View Slideshow

Garden Pictures That Inspire

Garden pictures can provide inspiration. Browse our gallery of garden pictures, including landscape garden pictures, to find the picture of a garden that will give you your perfect landscape.

View Slideshow

Growing Lilies and Daylilies in Your Garden

Daylilies and lilies are two big-impact, easy-to-grow plants for your summer garden.

View Video

How to Grow Potatoes

Growing potatoes is easy, and you'll find the taste of homegrown potatoes much better than that of store-bought versions. You can grow potatoes in just a few easy steps. Learn how to grow potatoes, as well as how to harvest them for maximum flavor.

View Video

Urban Gardens

Living in a space-challenged urban environment shouldn't stop you from enjoying fresh air. Check out these great ideas from some amazing city landscapes.

View Slideshow

How to Get Beautiful Texture in Your Garden

Add beauty and texture to your garden with leafy and flowering perennials, annuals, and grasses.

View Slideshow
Popular in Gardening

A Gallery of Top Daylilies

Few perennials offer the versatility of daylilies. We've pulled together a gallery of great, easy-to-grow daylily varieties to help you select the best ones for your garden.

X

    Everything in this slideshow

    • 'Little Grapette'

      This award-winning miniature daylily offers lots of purple flowers in early and midsummer.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 2 inches
      Plant size: 1 foot tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Catherine Woodbery'

      An old, time-tested favorite, 'Catherine Woodbery' offers delightfully fragrant, pale-pink flowers.
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 30 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • Video: Divide Daylilies

      Watch this quick video for tips on dividing daylilies so you can keep your plants healthy and make more plants for free.

    • 'Country Melody'

      In midsummer, this award-winning variety erupts with fragrant, bright pink blooms that fade to yellow at the throat.
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 5 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 30 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Fellow'

      It's hard to go wrong with this great variety: The large, purple blooms appear in profusion.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 7 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Abluted Pink'

      'Abluted Pink' offers deep pink blooms through the summer on a practically no-maintenance plant.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 6 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 28 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Rose Swan'

      An award-winning variety, 'Rose Swan' features large, rose-pink flowers in midsummer.
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 6 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Charles Johnston'

      'Charles Johnston' offers loads of fragrant, cherry-red blooms (accented with a green throat).
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 'Karen Sue'

      This variety features beautiful pink bicolored blooms; the ruffly petals are rose-pink and the sepals are a contrasting creamy-white.
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 5 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 10 of 30

      'Wineberry Candy'

      'Wineberry Candy' is one of the most popular daylilies -- and it's no wonder. The orchid-pink petals are accented by a rich purple throat.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 4 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 11 of 30

      'Broadway Magic'

      This rose-pink daylily offers beautiful flowers that fade to a green throat and tend to rebloom.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 5 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 30 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 12 of 30

      'Iona Pink Promise'

      A top variety, 'Iona Pink Promise' is favored for its large, pink blooms.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 5 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet
      Zones: 3-9

    • 13 of 30

      'Raspberry Lehi'

      This great variety offers lots of charming, fuchsia-pink flowers with green throats.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 5 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 14 of 30

      'Bright Sunset'

      This boldly colored daylily is favored for its fragrant, coppery-orange blooms accented with golden yellow tones.
      Bloom season: Early summer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 3 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 15 of 30

      'Open Hearth'

      For gigantic, eye-catching flowers, grow 'Open Hearth'. Its coppery red flowers will be the centerpiece of your garden.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 9 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 16 of 30

      'Pat Mercer'

      An eye-catching variety, 'Pat Mercer' offers bright orange flowers that fade to green at the throat.
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 7 inches
      Plant size: 28 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 17 of 30

      'Hyperion'

      An old variety from the 1920s, 'Hyperion' is a classic for its ease of growth and clusters of fragrant, lemon-yellow flowers.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 5 inches
      Plant size: 40 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 18 of 30

      'Mormon Spider'

      This variety offers massive brown flowers edged in bright yellow. The large blooms and narrow petals make this a showstopper!
      Bloom season: Midsummer
      Flower size: 8 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 28 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 19 of 30

      'Siloam Space Age'

      'Siloam Space Age' offers large, bright yellow blooms over an extended season.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 20 of 30

      'Stella de Oro'

      Perhaps the best-known daylily of all time, 'Stella de Oro' offers masses of golden flowers all through the summer.
      Bloom season: Early to late summer
      Flower size: 2 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 1 foot tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 21 of 30

      'Creepy Crawler'

      Don't let its name scare you away; 'Creepy Crawler' offers large and fragrant golden-yellow flowers with narrow petals.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 30 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 22 of 30

      'Lenox'

      'Lenox' offers large beautiful creamy yellow blooms that fade to a creamy green throat.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 23 of 30

      'Mary Todd'

      A popular variety among daylily experts, 'Mary Todd' offers large, ruffled, golden-yellow blooms early in the summer.
      Bloom season: Early summer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall

    • 24 of 30

      'Lady Elizabeth'

      Another old-time variety, it's no wonder 'Lady Elizabeth' is still popular. The pale yellow (near-white) flowers appear in midsummer.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 5 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 25 of 30

      'Joan Senior'

      About as close to pure white as daylilies come, 'Joan Senior' offers creamy, pale yellow blooms.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 2 feet tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 26 of 30

      'Gentle Shepherd'

      Another top-rated variety, 'Gentle Shepherd' offers near-white flowers in early and midsummer.
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 5 inches
      Plant size: 29 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 27 of 30

      'Cherry Cheeks'

      This award-winning variety features bold, cherry-pink flowers in mid to late summer.
      Bloom season: Mid to late summer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 28 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 28 of 30

      'Siloam Merle Kent'

      An award-winning variety, 'Siloam Merle Kent' offers orchid-pink blooms with purple throats.
      Bloom season: Midsummer; may rebloom
      Flower size: 3 1/2 inches
      Plant size: 18 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 29 of 30

      'Apple Tart'

      'Apple Tart' offers rich red flowers early in the season. They look as great as they taste!
      Bloom season: Early to midsummer
      Flower size: 6 inches
      Plant size: 28 inches tall
      Zones: 3-9

    • 30 of 30
    close
    close
    close
    close
    close

    Loading... Please wait...