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.

Snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus), annual

Though it usually blooms for most of the growing season, this distinctive flower’s spikes put on the display in cooler weather. Deadheading is required to prolong growing, and you’ll want to do it—because everyone knows that snapdragon blooms are fun to snap open like puppets.

Try This: We especially like the lacy Rocket Lemon hybrid, which grows about 3 feet tall, perfect for the back of the flower bed.

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