Garden Plants and Flowers
beginning with the letter 'R'
This section of garden plants starting with the letter
R, includes biennials, perennials,
bulbs and shrubs, bedding plants, flowers.
late spring flowering perennial best grown as biennial. Stunning
flower colour range and very hardy.
Redcurrants - The fruiting type, not the ornamental Flowering
Rehmannia; Reseda; Rhamnus; Rheum; Rhodanthe;
Rhodanthemum; Rhodiola; Rhodochiton;
Ranunculus asiaticus | Rhus
typhina - Sumach.
; Rhodohypoxis; Rhodothamnus; Rhodotypos; Rhus;
- The Flowering Currant Shrub with bright pink flowers to take over
just as the Forsythia are
starting to lose colour.
Rincinus; Robinia; Rodgersia; Romneya;
- Rosa - Roses
main section listing many varieties and useful information as to the
best way to grow roses.
- Can be grown as a herb, but should not be overlooked as a valuable
cockburnianus - Pure white stems in the winter is the main draw
for this group of shrubs, but some have attractive white flowers as
well. There is a good golden foliage type in the group.
Sometimes mixed up with the Echinacea group, but now settling into
their own again. mainly yellow and gold daisy flowers. Good
; Ruellia; Rumex; Ruscus; Ruta: