Belinda’s Florida Backyard – FineGardening

Hello, I’m Belinda Smith Lawson. I reside in Riverview, Florida, which is Zone 9.

“My backyard is seven years outdated. I’ve rising beds in my entrance, again and facet yards for flowers and edibles.”

“This photograph is my yard backyard at daybreak. Pots and in floor planting are used for flowering shrubs, perennials, succulents, and a few annuals.”

Shut have a look at the flowers of a yellow canna lily (Canna hybrid, Zone 8 – 10 or as tender bulb).

“Cannas are properly tailored to Central Florida rising circumstances so I exploit a number of varieties extensively in my backyard to create a tropical vibe. They flower year-round right here.”

“That is Dahlia ‘Rebecca’s World’ (Zone 9 – 11 or as tender bulb) I planted 4 months in the past. No two of the five-inch huge flower are the identical.”

“This rose is known as ‘Belinda’s Dream’ and I’ve been rising it for 4 years. The flowers are 4 -5 inches throughout and odor delightfully fruity. The rose blooms yr spherical however particularly in autumn and spring.”


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