Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Six Flowers That Sparkle & Pop Like The 4th Of July!

Happy Fourth Of July! Dazzling fireworks in an array of gorgeous colors will be lighting up the night sky in celebration. Did you know that there are many flowers that can make your summer garden burst with skyrocketing color and pizazz?

Beautiful Dahlias come in a myriad of colors. Doesn't this one remind you of a pinwheel?
  You can't beat stunning Monardo to make a summer day sizzle!    


Tall, summer blooming Alliums have petals that burst with color!
                     Let a swath of Red Hot Poker ignite a corner of your summer garden!
Cleome, better know as Spider Flower,  explodes in shades of red, white, pink, and lavender!
                 Let colorful Asters brighten your garden from late summer right into fall!

   Celebrate your garden ... all summer long!

***all photos courtesy of Pixabay


  1. what an explosive post! great summer blooms. Hope you had a happy July 4.

    1. Hi Sue,
      Thanks so much for your nice comments. I got pretty sidelined with a bad attack of diverticulits recently. It took me almost two weeks to feel like doing ... anything. I'm back in the garden, yay! Happy gardening!

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