In these prolonged Summer days, the heat will get to many flowers and cause them to wither and dry. Many plants would lose their leaves and you will not see them blooming until almost half a year. Gardens during this time can become unattractive and dry unless you plant seasonal flowers and plants that stay fresh in this season too. If you want a garden that is bright and colorful throughout the year then you ought to choose seasonal plants that are not affected by the harsh weather of the winter season. When we say that investing in the garden is good we mean every word because a spruced up lawn and a well done landscape is bound to increase the value of your home, besides making it more appealing.