Do you like and enjoy flowers, as well as that fun feminine vibe that they can leave you with? If you’re someone who wants something new and innovative to enjoy, why not plant all (or at least some) flowers that start with the letter A? We will list some of them down below and help you figure out how to take care of these cool kinds.
What Are Some Flowers That Start With A?
We can list a lot of flowers that start with this letter. It is the first letter of the alphabet after all, and there are tons of flowers in the Latin language that begin with this letter. Here are some that we’re going to talk about in this article:
- African daisy
Etc! We will help you figure out how these are planted and taken care of! Let us help you maintain them and prolong their lifespan with some of our tips and tricks that are listed down below!
Top 20 Flowers That Start With A
1. Aconitum Flower
Aconitum flower is also often called and known as monkshood or wolf’s bane. It comes in this gorgeous purple lilac color and is often spotted in the woods or forests. There are over 250 kinds of this flower, some of them are poisonous and others are not. Make sure that you use a healthy non-poisonous kind to plant it in rich moist soil in your home or your garden.
2. African Daisy
Did you know that you can find over 70 different kinds of African daisies on the market and out in the field? African daisies will vary in color, mostly being available in red, blue, purple, yellow, and white. These feminine gentle flowers will decorate any surrounding and garden. Plant your daisies in the early spring after the last frost.
Enjoy this bright blue or purple/lilac beauty in your home or when you receive it as a part of a bouquet. It has such an interesting meaning and a translation. In fact, it is made out of the combination of Greek words agape (love) and anthos (flower). If you plan on planting it make sure that you pick a location in full sun or part shade.
4. Ageratum Houstonianum
Ageratum houstonianum is also often called a floss flower. This gorgeous beauty can grow anywhere from 4 to 18 inches. Houstonianum is an annual herb native to Mexico and Central America, but you can easily find space for it in your garden. It is mostly colored in purple, blue, or lilac.
5. Alchemilla Flower
Alchemilla is also known as a garden plant. Its main features and characteristics are found in its big yellow flowers and green leaves. The flower gives a loose nonchalant effect to a bouquet and fits well in different styles. You can mix and match it with a ton of different flowers as well.
6. Allium Roseum
Allium Roseum is also known as rosy garlic. It is a gorgeous flower, but it can also be edible! It is a flower often linked to Portugal and Morocco, as well as Turkey. Growing up to 14-16 in. high (35-40 cm), this beauty naturalizes easily and will slowly spread in your yard.
7. Alstroemeria Flower
Alstroemeria is also known and called the Peruvian lily. It is linked to the United States area, Mexico, Australia, and New Zealand. While they’ve traditionally been thought of as friendship flowers, they’ve recently become romantic flowers. You can even enjoy this bright oriental beauty for your big wedding day!
8. Alyssum Flower
Such a gorgeous bright purple/lilac flower that you will love in your back garden. It usually blooms in the spring or fall and you can find it mostly in Europe. This bush-like kind will grow up to 9 inches in height and you will find it in (mostly) white, pink and purple.
Amaranthus is a cosmopolitan genus of annual or short-lived perennial plants. It is also a shrub that will show its full glory and a bit of color once maintained and taken care of in the right given moment. If you plan on planting it yourself just know that any light (sandy), medium (loamy), or heavy (clay) soil will do.
10. Amaryllis Flower
This is a gorgeous pure white beauty that has a divine, unique & specific scent! It is a native of the Western Cape region of South Africa. Amaryllis may be purchased as bare or planted bulbs, and are prized for their exotic trumpet-shaped flowers. Do you want to plant them at your home or your garden? Make sure you find a sunny, warm, indoor home for your plant.
11. Anemone Flower
Anemone is linked to part of Australia and New Zealand. It is a beautiful kind that is also known as a windflower. Would you like to have this bright blue kind in your home? Bloom time extends from spring to fall and you can find this kind in several different colors.
Angelonia is a genus of about 30 species that occur from Mexico to Argentina. It looks a lot like a shrub, but it will be a gorgeous addition to your yard thanks to its light color combo. This beauty will grow up to 18 inches and you can expect it to bloom in the summertime. Combine flowers and colors of pink, white and purple to create a fun and bright story.
13. Anthurium Flower
Anthurium is such a popular flower that you will find in most bouquets. It is a beauty that our grandmothers also love to have and plant. If you try to maintain it yourself heads up to not overwater. Also, don’t aim for a lot of the sun, it might burn the flower.
14. Antirrhinum Majus
Antirrhinum Majus is also known as Snapdragon. Did you know this? It can be sorted into 4 different kinds when it comes to its size and length. If you want to play around with different colors and textures within one floral bouquet, this is a must-do kind! Go for yellow, pink, white, red, or purple to mix and match a fun design.
15. Aquilegia Flower
Aquilegia is a genus of about 60–70 species of a perennial plant. You will easily find it in the Northern Hemisphere. Do you like this light lilac and white combo? In fact, there is a scented variety called Aquilegia ‘fragrans’ which has white /cream flowers. You can mix and match and play with different kinds for your at-home use or your garden.
16. Asclepias Syriaca
Asclepias Syriaca is also known as milkweed. You can find it all over the US and in the Rocky Mountains. You can plant it yourself and expect it to grow up to 7 inches long. This beauty will bloom in the summertime. You will need a lot of sunlight for it to bloom. You won’t see this pink kind often, so purchase it the moment you find it!
17. Aster Flower
Aster flower is one of the most popular kinds that are out there. In fact, there are over 170+ types of Aster. You can find most of them in Europe. Purple is also the most common color for this beauty. They come in a wide variety of colors and sizes and are easy to grow.
Astilbe is so unique and chic while not being as popular or common in homes or gardens. This beauty can grow from 6 inches to 2 feet. Aim for a moist ground and maintain the beauty regularly, it will look very modern when placed in a vase in your living room.
19. Astrantia Flower
Did you know that astrantia is also known as Hattie’s pincushion or masterwort? This kind is mostly found in Europe and Asia. The plants bloom from summer through fall in dense variety. If you want to add an interesting pattern to your home or your garden, you can do it with this kind. Enjoy this pastel pink combo for its elegance.
20. Aubreita Deltoidea
Lastly, how about this purple and lilac beauty? This is also known as a lilac bush. It can grow up to 9 inches long and will prefer a lot of full sun. You will like pairing it along with your other flowers in cottage gardens + you can expect it to smell so divine.
Want Something New?
Ready to show your love and appreciation for these gorgeous flowers? If you’re a planter or someone who can maintain a healthy and rich-looking garden, you’re going to enjoy this detailed list. Let us know if you plan on planting or gifting some of these A-named flowers, we can’t wait to see what you end up choosing.