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October Birth Flowers And Their Meaning

October Birth Flowers And Their Meaning

October birthdays are so unique they require two flowers to commemorate the birth month. Marigolds and cosmos are the official October birth flowers, and they are both beautiful and filled with meaning. Cosmos are also the official 2nd-anniversary flower. Giving a bouquet of red cosmos to your spouse is an ideal gift to celebrate two years of marriage. Include a packet of cosmos seeds to symbolize that you want to grow and cultivate your love for each other. Marigolds Red, orange, yellow, and golden blooms that match the color of autumn leaves make marigolds fitting for this fall month. Marigolds are easy to grow ornamentals known for their vibrant daisy-like blooms. They are part of the Asteraceae family, which makes them related to sunflowers,...

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Best Marigold To Grow in Your Garden

Best Marigold To Grow in Your Garden

Marigolds are the happy and bright flowers of summer. They are drought-tolerant, low-maintenance, and thrive in almost any soil or environmental conditions. So, which is the best marigold to grow in your garden? The easy-care plant comes in a wide range of bloom colors and plant sizes, plus they provide organic pest control for the yard and garden. It’s challenging to select the absolute best marigold to grow at home since they are all beautiful and beneficial in their way. We will examine some of the general characteristics, growing habits, and benefits that marigolds offer, then narrow it down to a few of the best to grow at home. Bloom Colors, Sizes, Petal Counts When marigolds are mentioned, most people think of small...

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