In order to you to entertain in this period of containment, let me introduce you to the flowers and perennials who will be the most Popular en 2020. I dared (the power of creation in action) to attribute flowers and perennials to each of the Zodiac signs, depending on the period of your birth and certain aspects of your specific character.
Buy local is important. We offer you among one of the many existing websites this one: “quebechorticole.ca”. You'll find garden-friendly plants for even the least green thumbs.
Put yourself in creative mode and think about growing your own vegetables and you will enjoy a little more food self-sufficiency. “Even in pots, it is easy to grow a wide variety of vegetables : lettuce, cabbage, tomatoes, cucumbers, peas, squash, eggplant, beans, strawberries, blueberries, herbs, etc. For potting soil, use mixes designed specifically for container gardening,” the website informs us. quebechorticole.ca (it is possible to search by category, species, theme).
Fire signs: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
Aries: Succulents or succulents represent your generous and loving, beautiful and sexy nature. It is above all their ease of cultivation and their beauty that appeals to me as far as you are concerned. So try the Aeonium with purple rosette leaves.
Lion: The "Rustic Rose" from the "Canadian Artists" series, Rosa "Bill Reid" offers bright yellow flowers just like the Sun, your star Leo. On disease-resistant foliage, its radiance is similar to yours. Next, the tiger lily (Lilium lancifolium) is a pretty summer-flowering bulbous plant.
Sagittarius: Rose “Carefree Spirit”: abundance of intense red flowers, just like your Sagittarian nature. Of all the colors, the "cyclamen" makes a pretty plant for Christmas and highlights meetings with friends, family and loved ones, an undeniable trait of your character!
Earth signs: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
Bull : A good source of vitamins and antioxidants, the "Little Lantern" ground cherry is very easy to grow in the garden or even in pots on the patio. Then, Bergenia "Dragonfly Sakura" will offer you a magnificent spring bloom. The planet Venus, your ruling planet is here at its best in addition to taking care of your health!
Virgo: Sinningia speciosa or gloxinia is a pretty bulbous plant. It seems that our grandmothers liked to cultivate it. Then there would be the Strait Laced® Black Elderberry (Sambucus nigra Strait Laced®): pink flowers on gorgeous dark purple foliage. The attachment to family and traditions associated with your sign!
Capricorn: The Tibouchina bears large purplish flowers with soft foliage. Then there would be the magnificent and floriferous carnation (Dianthus) from the “Merlot Mix” series which, in addition, returns for several years. Which is very Saturn, your ruling planet.
Air signs: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
Gemini: The beautiful, large-flowered Clematis 'Still Waters' blooming on old and new wood reminds me of your powerful intellectual energy. You often build on the old, and the new doesn't scare you. People-lover: Salvia Color Spires® 'Pink Dawn' attracts hummingbirds and pollinators.
Balance : You love beauty in its purest form, so what could be better than the perennial Aralia cordata 'Sun King' of the year 2020, according to the Perennial Plant of the Year (PPOY) program. Magnificent golden foliage for semi-shaded area since you were born in autumn.
Aquarius: You are sensitive to smells and warm atmospheres, the Peony "Coral Charm" which has semi-double flowers with curved petals on solid stems, seems to me to be an obvious choice. Strong stems represent your need to establish yourself and succeed in life.
Water signs: Cancer, Scorpio, Sagittarius
Cancer: The butterfly amaryllis (Hippeastrum papilio) is unique with its green flowers streaked with burgundy and the butterfly side of the flower reminds me of your desire and need for lightness. You who are a gourmet and who like to take care of your relatives and friends. Here, among the Exceptionnelles® 2020, is the pretty Calibrachoa Superbells® Watermelon Punch™.
Scorpio: I find your dark and deep side in the Begonia Viking™ XL Red on Chocolate, which shows superb almost black foliage. Another Exceptional 2020 to grow. Then, the autumn crocus (Colchicum autumnale) concerns me about you since it flowers in the fall.
Fish: Nemesia "Aromance™ Pink", another Exceptional® 2020 is also very pretty and very floriferous (the abundance of its flowering reminds me of this sacred link that Pisces maintains with the Universe). Next, I suggest the Artemisia mauiensis Makana™ Silver. Of a silvery, fine and cut foliage, of a beautiful all softness reminds me of your generous nature. An Exceptional 2020.
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