Yellow flowering plants are the ideal single color garden theme as they add sunshine to gardens all year round.
Summer gardens bulging with sumptuous flowers like Sunflowers and Golden Rod can lift the mood of any gardener. No matter where the garden is situated a summer mood can be created using sun-colored flowers and creating a single color theme flower garden using only yellow flowers can help create a summer mood all year round. There are yellow flowering plants, bulbs, shrubs and trees for every season but to achieve a breathtaking success start in the spring.
No Spring garden can ever be complete without golden daffodils and tulips and the choice from most garden centers is endless.
When the spring bulbs have started to fade the yellow shrubs of summer come into their best and suffuse the garden with sunshine. Some favorites are:
When a summer garden has space to spare grow Sunflowers. Sunflowers or Helianthus are annual plants grown from seed. Easy to grow plants but voracious drinkers so daily watering will be essential but be careful not to over-water. Sunflowers can grow up to 2m. tall and their big golden flower heads follow the sun all day. The seeds can be collected for propagation.
When the darker days of Fall encroach there will still be yellow blooms and stems to add some sunshine to the garden, such as:
There are many shrubs for a yellow garden and growing an Allamanda for vibrant yellow flowers is always a perfect choice. It is available as a climbing vine or as a shrub. “Hypericum” or “St. John’s Wort” is another invaluable yellow blooming shrub. It blooms endlessly, grows easily and never fails to please. Single color planting can be challenging and fun and the color choice is always personal, such as pink flowering plants or red flowering plants.
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