The name of the purple flowering tree is the jacaranda. The jacaranda is native to Brazil but can be grown in most places where the climate is mild and there's no danger of frost. More »

The vegetation of the subarctic climate includes fireweed, dwarf scouring rush and spruce. Fireweed is also known as rosebay willowherb. It is the national flower of Russia and thrives in disturbed areas. One plant can p... More » Science Weather & Tides

The Rose of Sharon is a deciduous flowering shrub best pruned after the last hard frost of winter and before its growing season. Use bypass pruners on young trees, and use loppers on older ones. The pruning process takes... More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Outdoor Plants & Flowers

The most popular purple flowering bushes include lilacs, rhododendra and butterfly bushes. Purple flowering shrubs and bushes exist in all shapes, sizes and shades of purple to suit any landscape. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Trees & Bushes

Young jacaranda trees grow competing trunks, which should be trimmed back to maintain one central trunk. To develop stronger branches, the canopy should be thinned, removing branches that grow at less than a 60-degree an... More »

Some popular flowering hedges include dwarf crape myrtle, viburnum, lilac and butterfly bush. These hedge shrubs are compact, perennial and feature blooms in a variety of colors. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Outdoor Plants & Flowers

A Chinese money plant is a flowering, tuberous evergreen plant that sports round, green leaves. It belongs to the family Urticaceae and has the scientific name of Pilea peperomioides. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Outdoor Plants & Flowers