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Fragrant Perennial Flowers - A List of 45+ Highly Fragrant Flowers

This page is a list of all the fragrant perennial flowers I have found in my research. Perennial flowers come in all different shapes, colors, sizes, and scents. Some of these extremely fragrant flowers can be grown indoors and fill a home with their perfume-like aroma. Other flowers have subtle or unpleasant smells which some people may find disagreeable. Many of these perennial flowers' fragrance comes from the blossoms, while some of these plants have fragrant foliage instead. Nevertheless, all of the fragrant perennials on this list are flowering plants.Fragrant Perennial FlowersAstilbe - Astilbe is a groundcover which sends up highly-fragrant purple flowers in the summer. The fragrance is enjoyable to humans and pollinating insects alike. Astilbe is best planted along walkways and interspersed in areas where pollination is desirable, such as alongside vegetable gardens.Belladonna Lily - Belladonna Lilies are large pink, white or purple flowers which grow best in hot, dry clim…

Medicinal Perennial Flowers and Herbs, And Their Healing Properties

In studying perennial flowers, one of the most amazing things I have found is the high number of herbs and flowers which have medicinal properties. Some of these herbaceous plants are valued for their inherent pharmacological compounds, while others are wholly used in herbal and traditional remedies, both internally and externally. There are many medicinal uses for flowers, from the treatment of simple skin conditions to treating complex conditions such as cancer.This list of medicinal herbs and flowers will include pictures and descriptions of each perennial, whenever possible. This page is designed as an educational resource and is not intended to supplant the advice of your doctor or a medical professional. Furthermore, some toxic flowers could be easily misidentified as medicinal ones, so please consult with a professional herbalist or buy your herbs from a trusted seller if you intend to experiment with them yourself. Finally, it is important to note that when dealing with herbs,…