Cut flowers: growing and selection
Many garden plants can be enjoyed as cut flowers and foliage in the home, offering cheaper and diverse alternatives to florist flowers. Borders can be adapted to provide cutting material throughout the year. Alternatively, dedicate a part of the garden to growing cut flowers.
Flowering time Throughout the year
Height and spread Various
Aspect Predominantly sunny situation
Hardiness Hardy, half hardy and tender
Difficulty Easy to moderate
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