Give Now

Posts tagged May

April 3, 2014

 

bloodroot

Bloodroot

This dear wildflower is a national treasure and scarce in the wild, so always get plants from a friend’s home garden...if you are fortunate enough to do so.

May 10, 2012

 

White dogwood

White In May

White blooms combine so well with other flowers and help make their companions pop!

May 20, 2010

 

Lilla_iris_randers

Listening to the Iris

In the Midwest, May is the month when our bearded iris bloom, and they are often combined in beds with the multi-petaled peony, another May-flowering perennial.

March 26, 2009

 

a photo of Bob Dylan with his guitar and Allen Ginsberg.

Flower Power

While bulbs provide a lot of flower power in Spring, it is best to accompany them with herbaceous perennials that will outlast bulb foliage.

May 15, 2006

 

A pink peony.

Peony

Learn all about the Peony, Indiana's state flower, on this Focus on Flowers.

May 4, 2006

 

sweet woodruff flowers

Sweet Woodruff: May Wine

Find out what made May Day the best festival of the year during the Middle Ages.

April 13, 2006

 

A vinca minor plant.

Vinca Minor

The Vinca minor, also known as common periwinkle, is best known for being an easy ground cover with periwinkle blue flowers in spring.

April 7, 2006

 

epimedium plant

Epimedium

We all need allies in the battle against weeds. Luckily, the woodland plant Epimedium helps fight off weeds in the early spring.

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Focus on Flowers:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Focus on Flowers

About The Host

Search Focus on Flowers

Focus on Flowers on Flickr