Beautiful but deadly, Nerium oleander can kill humans and animals when ingested.
Known to be a "must-have" plant, Acer palmatum can even be made into a delicacy.
Lagerstoemia not only blooms in vivid red, pinks, and purples but also lasts until autumn.
The sweetly-scented flowers of the genus Rosa are famous worldwide for their association with love and beauty.
With a sweet fragrance, Lavandula can even be used to flavor ice cream!
The symmetrical Platycladus orientalis is known as the "tree of life" (and for good reasons).
Imperial palaces, Memorial Day, courage and honor -- these are just a few things Paeonia's gorgeous flowers bring to mind.
The seeds of Acer trees spin like helicopters when they fall to the ground in autumn.
Though covered in thorns, Rubus armeniacus produces tasty berries in the summer.