Did you know that Alabama's biodiversity is the 5th highest in the United States? (Facts taken from Birmingham Botanical Gardens Website)
Please visit your local library to check out books and other materials relating to flowers and gardening, particularly about gardening in the south. The Central Business, Science and Technology Department, as well as the Botanical Gardens Library both have excellent gardening collections.
For more information, visit the Birmingham Botanical Gardens Website, particularly the Plants in Bloom section of the website.
For even more information, the librarians at Birmingham Public Library have create a Gardening in the South subject guide. Visit today to find out how to create your own backyard showplace.