Best 20 White Flowers To Brighten The Garden

White flowers perform a special service in the garden by making other colored blooms stand out and enhancing the whole flower bed. The selection shown here cover a wide range from common wildflowers, US Natives to some rarer species. Each plant description includes a brief summary of its bloom season, cold tolerance, origin, water and light requirements and the best time to plant. This information comes from an article by Annie Thornton which I found on the Houzz website.

White flowers brighten gardens by enhancing everything around them, rather than stealing the show. Here are 20 of our favorite white-flowering great design plants, all of which will illuminate your garden or planting containers. Some are U.S. natives and others are exotics, blooming throughout the year and in a wide range of conditions.

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