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Home & Garden 11 Colorful Annuals That Will Bloom Nonstop All Summer Long in Full Sun

08:20  10 june  2021
08:20  10 june  2021 Source:   bhg.com

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Easy Annual Plants That Bloom All Summer Long . Whether your garden is a large country plot or a group of containers on a city balcony, easy-to-grow annuals can add a burst of color wherever you need it. New Guinea impatiens are a group of hybrids prized for their dramatic foliage and bright flowers. Often grown as annuals , they can be planted in sunny spots, unlike Impatiens walleriana, but their leaves and flowers can burn in full sun . If you live in a hot climate, give the plants 4-6 hours of sun each day, or grow them in a spot that gets morning sun and afternoon shade.

What Are Full Sun Annuals ? These are flowers that can tolerate full exposure to the sunlight. All plants and flowers need the sun but only a few can tolerate its strength during the heat of summer . Characterized by their mesmerizing purple color , Petunias can grow in partial shade but will fully bloom in direct sunlight reaching a height of 15 inches. They have very big flowers and can be grown in hanging baskets. They’re native to Argentina and will bloom from spring to fall in zones 9 through 11 .

(Reuters) - New Zealand's double Olympic rowing champion Mahe Drysdale announced his retirement from the sport on Thursday after the 42-year-old missed out on selection for the Tokyo Games.

a man riding on the back of a boat: Mahe Drysdale of New Zealand celebrates winning gold in the men's rowing Single Sculls final during the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney © Reuters/POOL New Mahe Drysdale of New Zealand celebrates winning gold in the men's rowing Single Sculls final during the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney

Drysdale won a bronze at Beijing in single sculls before claiming back-to-back golds at London and Rio de Janeiro and is a five-times world champion in the event.

He had been bidding to compete at a fifth Games but lost out in the single sculls to Jordan Parry and withdrew from the elite eight squad.

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These annuals make gardening in the heat anything but impossible. And they'll bloom throughout the entire season! Coleus puts on a nonstop show throughout the season. There are several different types of coleus, ranging from Licorice plant has a soft color and texture, making it a great backdrop to more colorful Comment on this project. Heat-Tolerant Annuals That Bloom All Summer Long .

If you want a spectacular summer garden, you certainly have to sow some annuals that bloom all summer ; they offer a particularly colorful show throughout the bright summer ! The most beautiful garden flowers are always the ones that love the sun and can survive the hot climate in the summer days.

"The fairy tale of finishing my career with a fourth medal at my fifth Olympics is not meant to be!" Drysdale said in a statement http://www.mahe.kiwi/newsarticle/104457?newsfeedId=649361.

"I didn't make it to Tokyo, where I planned to finish, but I did make it a lot further than I thought I might at times over the past 10 months.

"There is certainly disappointment not to get to Tokyo but in sport there are no guarantees and there are no handouts -- you have to earn everything you achieve."

Drysdale and Simon Dickie, who died in 2017, are the only New Zealand rowers to win three Olympic medals.

New Zealand Olympic Committee Chief Executive Kereyn Smith said Drysdale, who was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in 2009, was a "leader" in rowing.

"Mahe has created New Zealand history and inspired a generation with his standout Olympic performances," Smith added. "He will be missed and we thank him for his amazing legacy."

(Reporting by Manasi Pathak in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Rutherford)

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