Flora, including ornamental perennial and annual garden flower crops, is very popular in modern landscape design in the country. Flower beds and flowerbeds become a real decoration of a regular garden site. The earliest and first unusually beautiful flowers in the spring appear almost immediately after the snow melts, and the decorativeness of such well-known primrose flower growers is not inferior to the most modern and promising novelties of the 2016 garden.
In order to choose which varieties and hybrid forms to plant at home or in the open ground, it is recommended to familiarize yourself with the catalog and listen to the opinions of experienced gardeners and landscape designers.
Planting and growing the most modern and promising forms allows you to get not only the most attractive, but also the most stable and unpretentious flower beds that can become a decoration of a garden plot for a long time.
Novelties for floral arrangements, received by domestic and foreign breeders in recent years, are able to satisfy the needs of even the most demanding grower.
Many varieties are perfectly restored as a result of self-sowing, which reduces not only labor costs, but also the cost of acquiring seed material. Such decorative flowering plants are perfect for filling the empty space of perennial flower beds, as well as very organically combined with a variety of types of plants.
Depending on the features of the proposed landscape design and the soil and climatic conditions of the region florists have the opportunity to acquire the latest and most promising varieties or hybrid forms of flowering plants, related to the news of this year.
Flowers in the country in the spring (video)
The concept of "primrose" includes more than 500 varieties of primrose. In the conditions of home gardening, several groups of primrose are grown, which differ in the origin of a beautifully flowering plant, the shape of the flowers, and the shape of the leaves.
Of interest to home gardening is the Asian group, which includes such varieties as Primula denticulata, Primula cortusoides, Primula jesoana, Primula polyneura, Primula sieboldii, Primula capitata, Primula glomerata, Primula melanops, Primula chionantha and Primula vialii.
Best annuals and perennials
Perennial plants are often not able to bloom in the first season after planting or sowing in a permanent place. However, such plants are very popular. They do not require transplantation, and the flowering phase of most perennials is more intense and plentiful. In addition, they need less care than annuals and can be immediately planted with seedlings or seeds in a permanent place where they will grow for several years.
The indisputable advantage of annuals is long flowering. From such plants it is possible to obtain a significant amount of seeds for subsequent sowing. Annual plants have a powerful root system, which reduces labor costs for irrigation. Such plants are planted not only with seeds, but also with seedlings.
Ipomoea and magnolia are popular in home gardening. which are grown in our country as annual and perennial beautifully flowering crops.
Planting on flower beds with seeds
Depending on the variety of planted plants and soil and climatic characteristics of the growing region It is recommended to adhere to the following dates for sowing flowers in the spring:
- last decade of April suitable for sowing with seeds of agrostemma, adonis, marigold, cornflower, bindweed, annual chrysanthemum, Chinese carnation, eschscholtia, gaillardia, godetia, clarkia, sunflower, annual hibiscus, limanthus, flax, malcolm, mackerel, mackerel, mackerel nigella,
- in the second half of may sowing of asters, Ajax delphinium, sweet pea, Iberis, coreopsis, cochia, large-flowered flax, matthiola, reseda, annual rudbeckia, Drummond phlox, morning glory, decorative beans, annual dahlias, nasturtium, amaranth, and velvet;
May is suitable for planting perennials in the form of yarrow, cuffs, bells, coreopsis, echinacea, lupins, physalis, rudbeckia, stonecrop, cloves, gravilates, mountain cornflower, feverfew, delphinium, sage, gypsophila and alpine aster.
The timing of planting and sowing seeds may vary depending on weather conditions in the region of growing ornamental crops.
Care for flowering crops depends on the varietal and botanical characteristics of the plant, but necessarily includes watering, cultivating, removing weed plants and top dressing. The type of fertilizer and the timing when the plant should be fed depend on many circumstances. Nevertheless, fertilize the soil on flower beds and flower beds should be according to the established technology for growing the scheme.
Annual flowers: planting and care (video)
A signal for urgent dressing is inhibition of growth and development, the formation of weak and elongated stems, the presence of pale or insufficiently colored leaves, as well as the absence of flowering and poor indicators of disease resistance. In addition, yellowing or dropping of leaves and flowers may be a sign of malnutrition. It should be remembered that the root top dressing of flowers should always be done on moist soil.