Winter Flowers and Plants

Moth Orchid

Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis) comes in many colors that are bound to brighten any dreary winter day. They grow in solids, stripes and spotted patterns. The colors are that of many pinks, white, orange, yellow and even tan.

When you see Moth Orchids you automatically know where it got its name from. The […]

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Lady Slipper Orchids

Lady Slipper Orchids (Paphiopedilum) are a very popular orchid to grow indoors during winter. Once the flowers bloom, the flower head has a very unique look.

Some of the petals stretch downward and some reach upward. They are attached at the center along a small seam. This flower definitely stands out more […]

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Kalanchoe Plant

Kalanchoe plant is a winter houseplant that grows to be only about a foot tall. It begins its growth right in the middle of the dreary winter season.

Out of the pot shoots sturdy dark green stems with bursts of bright colored blossoms. Upon each stem grows many tiny clusters of flowers […]

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Kaffir Lily

Kaffir Lily (Clivia) is very similar to Amaryllis. Like the Amaryllis plant this plant also grows on a large stem.

The flowers grow in clusters around the top of the stem. The trumpet shaped petals have a very nice fragrance to them.

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Jasmine Plant

Jasmine plant (Jasminum) is a flower that everyone has heard of. Many people use products that are made with with this plant.

You find it in a lot of perfumes, essential oils, and even some teas.

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Besides being grown for […]

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Glory of the Snow

Glory of the Snow (Chionodoxa) will grow towards the end of winter, or in the beginning of spring. It really depends on the climate and the region.

This is an outdoors plant that can grow anywhere you like. You can grow them in a garden, under the trees, or even as a […]

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Flowering Maple

Flowering Maple (Abutilon) is a houseplant grown during the winter. They do occasionally grow outdoors in the warmer months.

There are many different species to select from when choosing your Maple. Whatever type you choose, it will surely be a great pick.

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Cyclamen

Cyclamen is a very popular flower to have during the winter months. It is grown as a houseplant in the winter.

They also grow in the fall through the spring outdoors. When growing them outdoors, they grow best in shady spots.

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Crocus in the Snow

Crocus in the Snow begin to pop their little heads out of the ground in early winter. Everyone loves when the Crocuses come out, because whether they are the early species, or the type that grow in spring, everyone knows spring is near!

This flower looks like any other crocus flower. It […]

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Coralberry

Coralberry (Symphoricarpos orbiculatus) is a member of the Snowberry family. They are grown as a shrub that is sometimes considered to be a ground covering plant.

They are a tolerant flower that grows outside during the cold winter months. They are very tough plants that can hang in there through the cold.

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