Flowering plants can brighten up your yard during the hot summer days. Considering this hot summer we have to plant those plants which can tolerate 30 degrees weather.
Using perennial flowers that bloom all summer can help the landscaping of your garden, giving it enough color and charm. Here are some summer blooms, which can beautify your garden.
If you live in a temperate climate and want a charming colorful bloom in summer, then Bougainvillaea is the plant for you. Bougainvillea can add beauty to your garden by choosing different colors of the species, like pink, magenta, purple, red, orange, white, or yellow.
Depending on the variety, it can be grown on a trellis or over an arbor, against a building or fence, in containers, as a hedge or ground cover, in tree form, and as a bonsai. the special benefit is it attracts birds.
2. Jasminum sambac (Mogara)
Jasmine is known for its intensely fragrant blooms. Even though the flowers are small the scent will fill the garden when this plant is in full bloom. Hummingbirds and butterflies will flock to the starry-white flowers.
The Jasmine flower releases its fragrance at night after the sun has set and especially when the moon is waxing towards fullness.
This is a fast grower that can quickly cover a trellis or fence to hide unattractive features or provide a screen for privacy. Jasminum sambac is an evergreen vine or shrub reaching up to 0.5 to 3 m (1.6 to 9.8 ft) tall. Enjoy the blooms and intensive fragrance of Jasmine in this summer.
It is amongst the brightest yellow you can have in your garden, one of the bright yellow summer bloom which can increase your garden beauty.
Tecoma gaudichaudi is also called ‘‘Yellow Bells’’ for its bright yellow bell-shaped flowers.
flowers are 2 inches long with trumpet shape and hang in showy clusters. blooms from early summer to late fall. attract bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.
4. Delonix regia (Gulmohar)
Often called the most beautiful flowering tree in the world, due to its bright red flowers also called flame tree, during summer tree fully covered with red flowers and laid the bed of flowers on the ground.
Flame tree is a fast-growing tree with an umbrella-shaped, spreading crown with the long, nearly horizontal branches forming a diameter that is wider than the tree’s height, gives lots of shade, will invite birds to your garden.
5. Cassia fistula (Bahava)
Cassia is one of the most beautiful in all tropical trees when it sheds its leaves, and bursts into a mass of long, grape-bunches like yellow gold flowers, and when it bursts into gold flowers indicates rain will fall soon.
If you really want to enjoy the flowering of any tree in summer, then cassia or rain tree or Bahava is the only eye-catching plant in this hot season.
Buy ready to use nutrient-rich soil:
In general use, a soil-based compost placed over a generous layer of drainage material such as earthenware crocks, pebbles or gravel. Water and feed regularly, especially while plants are bearing flowers and fruit when a high-potash fertilizer is recommended.
Buy Decorative Pebbles:
Decorate planters or garden landscapes with these decorative pebbles :
Using pebbles in a garden brings different colors and textures to the garden. Pebbles can also fill up otherwise empty space in the garden, leaving a visual that might be considered more interesting and aesthetic than simple dirt, soil or mulch.