winter-blooming


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Adj.1.winter-blooming - of plants that bloom during the winter
wintery, wintry - characteristic of or occurring in winter; "suffered severe wintry weather"; "brown wintry grasses"
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Prune winter-blooming shrubs once they stop flowering.
Winter-blooming trees and shrubs also have great value; the same warmth that induces flowering also draws out bees.
Meanwhile, enjoy what's out there now - the delicious fragrance of winter-blooming shrubs, such as Daphne and Sarcococca, the tomato shy nodding bells of hellebore flowers and the sight of the first snowdrop.
Meanwhile, enjoy what's out there now - the delicious fragrance of winter-blooming shrubs, such as Daphne and Sarcococca, the shy nodding bells of hellebore flowers and the sight of the first snowdrop.
Gardeners on either coast can relate to the authors whacking back wisteria, pruning the roots of a potted bay tree, delighting in the variety of winter-blooming camellias, and eschewing long vacations so as not to miss being there when the Crocus sativus bloom." LYNETTE EVANS
There are a few exceptions, of course -- hardy cyclamens flower and sprout their beautiful marbled leaves, winter-blooming shrubs like mahonia and viburnum form their fragrant flower buds, while witch-hazel flowers also scent the coldest days.
Set out holiday bloomers For a festive splash of color in containers or flower beds, plant white and red florists' cyclamen or winter-blooming heaths.
There are a few exceptions, of course ( hardy cyclamens flower and sprout their beautiful marbled leaves, winter-blooming shrubs like mahonia and viburnum form their fragrant flower buds, while witch-hazel flowers also scent the coldest days.