Bluebells, or Mertensia virginica, bloom in March and April for a small time period, according to the Missouri Botanical Garden. They are hardy in USDA Hardiness Zones 3 to 8.Know More
Bluebells have showy blue flowers that are trumpet-shaped and about 1 inch long. They prefer partial to fully-shaded conditions and have medium water needs. They are a clump-forming perennial that have blue-green leaves and pink flower buds that turn blue as they age.
A Bluebells plant generally requires low maintenance and experiences relatively few pest problems. They grow to approximately 2 feet and have a spread of less than 1.5 feet wide.Learn more about Outdoor Plants & Flowers
The Prunus mume, or Japanese apricot, is a pink flowering tree native to Japan, according to the Missouri Botanical Garden. It is hardy in USDA Hardiness Zones of 6 to 9.Full Answer >
English bluebells are perennial flowers that bloom every spring and are known for their bluish-purple color and trumpet-shaped blossoms. To plant them, you need English bluebell bulbs, soil, organic matter and a trowel.Full Answer >
The gladiolus has a bloom season from July to the first frost, according to About.com flowers expert Jamie McIntosh. Gardeners can ensure continuous blooming by planting gladiolus corms every two weeks.Full Answer >
Some varieties of orchids bloom just once a year, some several times a year and others continuously. The orchid family is the largest plant family, and orchids bloom at various times and frequencies.Full Answer >