If you’re anything like me, any flower you put in a pot winds up shriveled and dying. I just don’t have a green thumb. Fortunately, there are some great options for people who don’t have the time or expertise to care for flowers.
If you want low-maintenance, try out these eight flowers that are simple to maintain and should work in your garden. With these flowers, you can still have a great garden without a lot of work.
A classic summer flower. Unfortunately, this does require a little dead-heading of old blooms, but it’s minimal work for a great-looking plant.
7. Sweet Potato Vine
A great complement to add to a flower box. The vines grow very quickly and provide a cool falling effect in flower boxes.
6. Wave Petunias
These just keep blooming and blooming with an abundance of color. Available in a variety of eye-popping colors. While they require a bit of dead-heading, the constant color is worth it.