FLOWERING PLANTS, SHRUBS AND TREES

Flowering plants, shrubs and trees provide the environment with much needed oxygen and fight soil erosion. They also provide food and shelter for many animals, as well as contribute to the fertility of soil with their dead leaves and flowers.
Featured

Rue

Rue, a perennial plant of southern Europe. Oil from its leaves is used in medicine to relieve spasms and as a stimulant.

21-30 of 505
  • Bougainvillea

    Bougainvillea

    Bougainvillea, a tropical vine noted for the beauty of the large, colorful bracts (leaflike organs) that surround its flowers. See more »

  • Buttercup

    Buttercup

    Buttercup, or Crowfoot, a plant native mostly to northern temperate areas. Most of the 250 species of buttercups are wildflowers; a few species are planted in gardens or used as houseplants. See more »

  • Cactus

    Cactus

    Cactus, the common name for a family of desert plants. The plural is cacti or cactuses. See more »

  • Camomile

    Camomile

    Camomile, or Chamomile, one of a genus of herbs of the composite family. The common, or Roman, camomile is native to western Europe. See more »

  • Canada Thistle

    Canada Thistle

    Canada Thistle, a European weed, introduced into Canada and the United States. It has spiky purplish-pink flowers. See more »

  • Candytuft

    Candytuft

    Candytuft, a hardy annual or perennial herbaceous plant of the mustard family. It is native to central Europe and the Mediterranean region. See more »

  • Canna

    Canna

    Canna, a tropical and subtropical plant grown for its gorgeous flowers and handsome foliage. See more »

  • Caper

    Caper

    Caper, a Mediterranean shrub or one of its pickled unopened flower buds. These tart buds are used in sauces and salad dressings. See more »

  • Carnation

    Carnation

    Carnation, a fragrant flower belonging to the pink family. It is native to southern Europe and has been cultivated for more than 2,000 years. See more »

  • Celandine

    Celandine

    Celandine, a garden plant of the poppy family. It grows 12 to 30 inches (30 to 75 cm) high and has clusters of small, yellow flowers. See more »

21-30 of 505
More To Explore
Don't Miss