Flowering Plants, Annual and Perennial

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Diseases of Gladiolus
Diseases of English Ivy
Preserving Flowers for Year-round Use
West Virginia Native Plants with Good
Landscape Potential
Native Shrubs...in wildlife landscaping

Common Summer Wildflowers of West
Cranesville Swamp
Cultural Requirement for Roses
Living with Holiday Plants (PDF)
Decorating with Poinsettias -
PDF Format

Related Online Sites

Neoflora - 38,000 gardening database
Horticulture Information Leaflets - NCSU - CES (PDF Format)

Welcome to the WVU Extension Service's Flowering Plants web site. There is an abundance of web sites containing easy-to-use, relevant information on plant selection, propagation, planting, and pruning to assist anyone wanting to create a beautiful, blooming garden. Therefore we have listed a few of our favorite sites to get you started on your search for flowering plant information.

John W. Jett,  304/293-6131 ext. 4224 or Lewis W. Jett, 304/293-6131 ext. 4240

Useful Links

Lenten Rose - 2005 Perennial Plant of the Year

Poinsettia - (Euphorbia pulcherrima) - Va. Tech.

Flowering Bulbs