Ornamental

Flowers that Start with S
10 Flowers that Start with ‘S’ - Photos + Growing Tips
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If you ever run into a sunflower field, you'll be thrilled by this plant's attractive look. But starting with the letter "s", there is not just the sunflower. There are so many beautiful flowers that begin with "s". In this article, let's go into some of the most popular and easy to grow plants with stunning floweres starting with the character "s".

Types of Oak Trees
18 Types of Oak Trees For Oak Wood
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Oakwood comes from the oak tree, although there are many types of oak trees around the world, with over sixty different types growing in just the United States alone. In terms of oak wood, it is usually categorized into two groups, red oak and white oak. Though you may think these would be easy to distinguish from one another, they have a lot in common in terms of aesthetics, and it can be hard to tell red from white purely at first glance.

Blooming bougainvillea flowers
Bougainvillea – How to Grow and Care for This Tropical Flower
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Bougainvilleas climbing plants come in a vast variety of colors, including purple, pink, orange, and red. Bougainvillea has flowers that resemble colored tissue paper, hence the nickname Paper Flower. There are over 250 varieties of this plant, with some known to be very large climbers while others are dwarfs that only grow to a meter in height. Bougainvilleas thrive in hot climates, hence their popularity in the tropics and the subtropics as well as in hot European countries like Spain.

Types of Eucalyptus Trees
11 Different Varieties of Eucalyptus Trees
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Eucalyptus trees have a stunning architectural look to them, with unusually shaped branches which sometimes have a twisting habit, or are covered with colorful, patterned bark. These trees are easy to care for and have a long life span; many are drought-tolerant and can cope with a wide range of soils.

Types of Peonies
10 Different Types of Peonies (Pictures & Care Tips)
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Peonies have sustained their popularity as one of the best flowering perennial plants for many centuries, as they produce stunningly luxurious blooms, are low maintenance, and can be grown across a wide range of climates. Peonies are resilient in nature and are rarely affected by pests or disease.

Types of Holly
16 Different Types of Holly Bushes and Trees
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Holly trees and bushes encompass more than 400 plant species. The majority of these are dioecious, so they require both a male and female plant within pollination distance of each other in order for the female to produce fruits. Holly can be evergreen or deciduous and range greatly in size and shape.

Types of Moss
19 Types of Mosses For Your Garden
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Moss is one of the oldest plant species on the planet, and it has a broad and diverse range of types, with over 20,000 different varieties in existence. Here you'll find common types of moss for your garden

Types of Yellow Flowers
10 Beautiful Yellow Flowers (with Pictures)
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Yellow is a color that represents hope and happiness; therefore, it’s easy to see why yellow flowers are synonymous with spring. These radiant and optimistic flowers serve as a bright and cheerful reminder that new life is blooming, and summer is on its way. They add a vibrancy to a garden that will bring a smile to anyone's face.

Types of Red Flowers
12 Red Flowers To Bring Vibrancy To The Garden
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Red flowers in the garden demand attention, inspire passion and are synonymous with love and desire. It’s no surprise then that red flowers are an enormously popular choice in home gardens, as well as in cut flower bouquets.

Types of Arborvitae
13 Different Types of Arborvitae Trees
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Arborvitae trees, also known as ‘Thuja’ trees, are a type of evergreen plant which can be grown as both trees and shrubs. They belong to the Cupressaceae family and are popularly used as specimen plants and for hedging. The word ‘arborvitae’ has French origins, translating to ‘tree of life,’ which it was called because it was used by Native Americans for its healing powers.

Types of Bamboo
12 Different Types of Bamboo For Your Climate & Gardens
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Bamboos, though they may look like trees, are actually a perennial type of plant belonging to the grass family (Poaceae). They are considered to be some of the fastest growing plants in the world, and though they have a reputation for being difficult to control