Nature will find its way to keep our earth colorful and bloomy no matter which season it is. If you are interested in gardening, or you have a little backyard of your own where you grow your favorite plants, there is no need to pack your tools in winter. In this blog, we are going to point out some plants that you can grow in winter. You should keep in mind that it doesn’t matter in which season you are doing gardening, without proper attention and care, plants will not be able to live.
There are also some key factors that you need to understand, the growth of plants will become quite slower in winter and you will need to place them where they can get an ample amount of sunlight. Also, you will need to make sure that you are watering in a very calculated and measured way. If you have planted them in a container, you don’t need to water them on a regular basis.
These flowers blossom in the month of November. The shape of these flowers is droplet-like where the white petals will face downwards. If you are wondering about their life, a typical Snowdrop will bloom until the first week of January. However, they can go maximum up to February. Among its 20 or so species, most of them blossom in the winter season.
There are a few species that are available in the market, a majority of them are planted in the spring season. With the biological name, Primula Vulgaris comes in a range of colors. You can give your garden a very warm feeling when it’s always gray and overcast kind of day. The plant size is somewhere between 5-12 inches.
If you are craving to give your garden some sense of warmth, these can be your perfect choice. As the name suggests, they plant flowers in winter and you can grow them easily in your snow-covered backyard. If you are looking for fragrances, these are not the ones for you. Jasminum Nudiflorum is the one that will act as a color pop.
You can also find these flowers with the nickname Christmas rose as the time when they blossom on their peak is the most chill days of the year. The roots of this plant go quite deeper and that’s the reason snow can’t affect them quite much. All have to take care of is to provide them full protection from the chilled winter winds.
There are not many people who are not very familiar with this name and know them by red berries. These plants are widely used for decorative purposes as their snow bearing capabilities are quite exceptional. Like the White Jasmine, these flowers will add a significant color pop to your theme and almost-gray backyard. Holly Bushes will also blossom in spring with white flowers.
If you intend to buy a plant that can produce scented flowers, your search should end here once for all. The fragrance that you will get will be somewhat lemony and the flower color will be off-white or creamy white. It may vary from place to place, but a typical time for these flowers to bloom is from November to April. The white flower will carry the yellow-colored petals.
There are many other plants that you will find in the market that are suitable for the winter season. We have tried to cover all the important ones including the ones with and without fragrance. If you are going for any other option, you must find out the things you need to keep the plant protected from.