sunflowersThe days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and the flowers are starting to bloom. There’s no denying it—spring is in the air! And what better way to celebrate the season than by planting beautiful flowers in your garden? But with so many different types of flowers, it can be tough to choose which ones to plant. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of our top ten favorite spring flowers. 

Top Ten Favorite Spring Flowers

These blooms are perfect for adding color to your life and home, So grab your gardening gloves, and let’s get started!

1. Daffodils 

Daffodils are among the first flowers to bloom in the spring, and their cheerful yellow blossoms are a welcome sight after a long winter. They’re also relatively easy to care for, making them a great choice for beginner gardeners.

2. Tulips

Tulips come in various colors, from vibrant reds and oranges to more subdued yellows and greens. They’re classic spring flowers that will surely add beauty to your garden.

3. Hyacinths

Hyacinths are known for their intensely fragrant blooms, making them great for gardens near outdoor living spaces like patios or decks. They come in various colors, including pink, purple, white, and blue.

4. Lilacs

Lilacs are another type of flower with highly fragrant blooms. They typically come in shades of purple, but white lilacs are also available. Lilacs make a great addition to any garden—give them room to grow!

5. Iris

Irises are striking flowers in many colors, from traditional blue and purple to more unusual shades like yellow and brown. They’re perfect for adding some interest to your garden beds.

6. Peonies

Peonies are large, showy flowers in several colors, including pink, red, white, and yellow. They have a short blooming period—usually only 2-3 weeks—but worth the wait!

7. Daisies

Daisies are cheerful flowers that add a touch of whimsy to any garden. They come in many colors, but the most common is white with a yellow center. Daisies are easy to care for and make a great choice for beginner gardeners

8. Sunflowers

Sunflowers are happy flowers that always seem to bring a smile to people’s faces. They attract bees and other pollinators, which is good for the environment! They’re fairly easy to grow and add to any spring garden.

9. Crocuses

Crocuses are one of the first signs of spring, often blooming even before the last frost has passed. These small flowers come in many colors, including purple, yellow, white, and black! 

10. Dandelions

While some people consider dandelions weeds, these cheerful yellow flowers deserve a spot in any spring garden. After all, they’re one of the first foods bees collect in the spring, so they’re important for pollination. They make a tasty (and healthy!) addition to salads. So don’t be afraid to let a few dandelions grow in your yard this spring! 

Happy Planting!

Now that you know our top ten favorite spring flowers, it’s time to get out there and start planting. Happy planting! 

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