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Lime Color Dahlia Flower

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Lime Color Dahlia Flower

Lime Color Dahlia Flower

Dahlias (Dahlia pinnata) are natives of central Mexico in the region of Mexico City. The early forms were mostly single flower types that grew on well-drained soils of volcanic origin. Because of their origin, dahlias require well-drained soils, fairly sunny locations, and, of course, proper fertilization and protection from pests.

Dahlias are considered one of the most spectacular garden flowers. There is a great variety of form in dahlias, from the showy dinner-plate size to the bright, little single ones.
Dahlias are natives of the mountainous regions of Mexico and, although they grow in a warm country, they are actually temperate plants requiring cooler conditions. There are 30 species and 20,000 cultivars of Dahlias.
Varieties of Dahlias – There are wide varieties of dahlias based on their sizes, flowering patterns and resemblance to other flowers :-
Single-flowered Dahlias
Anemone-flowered Dahlias
Collerette Dahlias
Waterlily Dahlias
Decorative Dahlias
Ball Dahlias
Pompon Dahlias
Cactus Dahlias
Miscellaneous Dahlias
Fimbriated Dahlias
Single Orchid Dahlias (Star)
Double Orchid Dahlias

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Orange Pouch Flower Wallpaper

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Orange Pouch Flower Wallpaper

Orange Pouch Flower Wallpaper

Red Lady’s Purse Flower

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Red Lady’s Purse Flower

Red Lady’s Purse Flower

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p align=”justify”>A plant with very attractive flowers. It is an ideal plant for pots. The entire plant is poisonous. Some people may be allergic to the plant due to skin contact. Pocketbook Plant is an annual that is forced into bloom, sold, then discarded once the blossoms have faded. Grow them in partial shade as the flowers burn in full sun. Keep the soil moist but not wet. They like cool temperatures, preferably 60f to 65f degrees. If planted too deep, or over-watered, expect problems with stem rot. Good air circulation will help control diseases. Propagation is by seed. They are commonly known as Pocketbook Plants, Pouch Flowers or Slipper Flowers, Slipperwort, Lady Slipper, Lady’s Purse.

Red Slipper Flower

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Red Slipper Flower

Red Slipper Flower

A plant with very attractive flowers. It is an ideal plant for pots. The entire plant is poisonous. Some people may be allergic to the plant due to skin contact. Pocketbook Plant is an annual that is forced into bloom, sold, then discarded once the blossoms have faded. Grow them in partial shade as the flowers burn in full sun. Keep the soil moist but not wet. They like cool temperatures, preferably 60f to 65f degrees. If planted too deep, or over-watered, expect problems with stem rot. Good air circulation will help control diseases. Propagation is by seed. They are commonly known as Pocketbook Plants, Pouch Flowers or Slipper Flowers, Slipperwort, Lady Slipper, Lady’s Purse.

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p align=”justify”>Slipper Flower is an exotic plant that is a favorite of many gardeners. Well-known for its large, puffed up blooms, Calceolaria is commonly referred to by many names: Lady Slipper, Slipper Flower, Pocketbook Plant, or Slipperwort. It is a treasured flower to Victorian era gardeners with its cheerful, dotted blooms.Slipperwort, Calceolaria is compact and easy to grow from flower seeds. It is delicate preferring a cool summer with regular watering. When temperatures begin to drop, bring Slipper Flower plants indoors and find a sunny window for them to sit in.There are about 300 species of Calceolaria, but the vast majority of those commonly cultivated are hybrids of the Chilean species Calceolaria Crenatiflora. Calceolarias are soft stemmed biennials that form compact, mounding plants that grow 6″-15″ tall, depending on the cultivar. They have soft, light green, deeply textured 3″ leaves with scalloped edges, but the foliage tends to disappear under the masses of unique, brightly colored, 1½” Pouch Flowers as they begin to open.
Pocketbook Plant gets its name from the puffy, brightly colored flowers that look like pouches or slippers. Other common names for this unusual-looking plant are Slipper Flower and Slipperwort. Many flower colors are available — yellow, white, orange, red, maroon or copper, usually with red, purple or brown spots. Pocketbook plant is forced into bloom, sold, then discarded once the blossoms have faded. Its outstanding characteristic is the unusual flowers. They come in a range of colors: yellow, orange or red and are either solid, spotted or bicolor.

Red Rose Flower Signify Love

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Red Rose Flower

Red Rose Flower Signify Love

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Orange Pansy Flower

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Orange Pansy Flower

Orange Pansy Flower

Pink Pansy Flower

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Pansy Flower

Pink Pansy Flower

Rose Countess of Wessex Beautiful White Rose Flower Photograph

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Rose Countess of Wessex

Rose Countess of Wessex

 

This is a modern shrub rose with cream flowers and dark, glossy leaves. Its blooms have high centers and a strong fragrance.