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Unpretentious Garden Perennials: When Care is Minimized


The special charm of perennial flowers lies in the fact that they will constantly please the eye. However, they are unpretentious and do not require constant care. From such flowers it is easy to create a magnificent flower bed. They can be landed taking into account the periods of flowering. Then, having arrived at the cottage at any time, you can admire the results of your efforts. Perennials are great for front gardens. No less impressive islets of fragrant flowers will look in the depths of the garden.


If phlox were not so beautiful, they could easily be compared with weeds. These plants take root and grow well. Coloring of flowers can be very different. There are not only multicolor beauties among phloxes, but even “chameleons” that react to lighting.

Anemone (Anemone)

This flower is always great. Depending on the variety, the anemone can bloom from early spring to late autumn. Using the different colors of this representative of the buttercup family, it is easy to get a luxurious multicolored flower bed.

Geranium magnificent

In May and June, it will please with abundant flowering, and by the autumn, with leaves that have acquired a reddish tint.


Starting to bloom in July, astilba pleases the eye until the autumn. With proper watering, it will bloom magnificently even while in the shade.


With the right selection of varieties gelenium will bloom from June to October. Plants love well lit places.


The more sun, the brighter and more abundant flowering will be. If you bother to trim a withered catnip, it is likely that it will bloom again.


The unpretentious stonecrop decorates beds, since spring, and blossoms only in August. The leaves of an unpretentious light-loving plant resemble flowers themselves.


Low sage posts are not only encouraging because they bloom throughout the summer. The enchanting scent of these pink-purple flowers is magnificent.


Garden chamomile does not need special care. Perennial varieties are sometimes sufficient to be watered and fed. Chamomile blooms for a very long time. It is often used for bouquets.

Poppy east

Large scarlet poppy flowers will be a special decoration of the garden. Different varieties of poppy bloom timing is not the same. If desired, you can pick them up so that the poppy is pleasing to the eye from May to July.

Astra is shrub

There is another name for these flowers - the septembero. They begin to bloom closer to September and continue until frost. Separately planted green bushes spherical shape.


Another sunny flower is rudbeckia. It blooms from late summer until mid-autumn. The only condition that must be met is to choose a sunny place for landing.


The miniature flowers of the yarrow collected in the inflorescences-baskets look spectacular. This plant has a long flowering period - from June to September.


It blooms in July, while it attracts attention not so much with flowers, as with the shape and color of the leaves.


Echinacea, known for its healing properties, is completely undemanding in its care. For years it can be in the same place, being at the same time a subject of admiration.