fragrant flowers

Phlox 'Blue Paradise'

There are a lot of fragrant annuals but a few stand out as capable of adding a strong perfume to your garden or patio. Here is a list of strongly-scented flowers, some of which are perennials in the higher growing zones in North America: List of Fragrant Annuals Mignonette (Reseda odorata) – Strong scent of vanilla-raspberry from small slightly yellow flowers. Mignonette has the added benefit of attracting beneficial insects

The Fragrant Garden

Fragrant flowersSome favorite plant varieties to consider when planning a fragrant garden include Alpine strawberry, Cottage pink, Datura, Heliotrope, Stock, Sweet pea …