Top 10 Classic Yellow Flowers

Yellow flowers add a splash of cheerful color to the garden. See our top picks and recommendations.

They say if you have a yellow personality type, you’re cheerful, friendly and fun to be around. I’d say the same is true of yellow flowers, wouldn’t you? You can find yellow blooms for a wide range of garden styles, from high-impact modern landscapes to romantic cottage flower beds. Consider these 10 yellow picks, sure to be a welcome addition to your space.

Sunflower (Helianthus), Annual

Show off your love of yellow on a new level—literally. Sunflowers can grow over 15 feet tall. And as you can imagine, they love a good, hot summer. Attractive to bees and birds, sunflowers shine if you’re looking for an easy way to lure wildlife to your backyard.

Try This: For a spin on the classic shape, choose the compact Teddy Bear variety. The 6-inch double blooms are real showstoppers in borders, bouquets or containers.

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