The red lotus is the symbol of the heart's original nature. It is the lotus of love, compassion, passion, activity and all the qualities of the heart. It is the lotus of Avalokitesvara. (Red Lotus Flower Reflections on Green Background by Bahman Farzad)
Crocosmia masonorum flaming red-orange flowers add a spark of fire to the back of any border or bed in Summer! Blooms are big & tightly spaced on stems, perfect for dramatic floral arrangements & attracting hummingbirds.
Girl and Boy Mouse Yellow, orange marigolds - Marigold flowers are known to give away a strong scent that helps in keeping away the bugs. Organic gardeners often grow marigold around their crops and plant to keep aphides and mosquitoes away.