Sweet alysum is a cool season fragrant flower plant and easy to grow and requires less maintenance. It Is a woody stemmed perennial, usually grown as an annual. It is mainly grown for rock gardens, hanging baskets, in making attractive vase arrangements and ornamental, beds, ground covers, etc.
Chickory is a bushy perennial herb in the Asteraceae family. Flowers are bright blue and rarely white or pink in colour. Due to varied colours plants used grown as ornamental or flowering plants. Some varieties, grown for salad leaves, or roots which are used as a coffee substitute and additive after processing. Roots have many medicinal properties and cure several diseases.
Petunia (Petunia Hybrid) is a sun loving plant which is available in various shades like pink, blue, voilet, purple, red, white and yellow.
Salvia splendens is commonly known as scarlet sage. Flowers are bright scarlet flowers appear on a long spike at the end of the branches, other colors include salmon, pink and violet. Salvia is a popular ornamental bedding or pot plant. It blooms throughout summer as well as autumn.
But the best use of a sunflower is to brighten up garden during the sunnier months of the year. They cultivated the sunflower for its seeds, which they pounded into meal for cakes, mush, and bread; the oil from the seeds was rubbed onto their skin and hair.
Tuberose can successfully be grown in pots, borders, beds and commercially cultivated for its various uses. The flowers of tuberose are also used for making artistic garlands, floral ornaments, bouquets, buttonholes, gajras and extraction of essential oil. It is also a popular cut flower, not only for use in arrangements, but also for the individual florets that can provide fragrance to bouquets and boutonnieres. The bulbs are rubbed with turmeric and butter and applied as a paste over red pimples of infants.