As promised, I said I would post a list of plants I find interesting in the winter. This list is by no means inclusive. I am including mainly plants I have personally grown or seen. If you have a favorite plant not listed here just let me know and I will share it with others. This is my last posting on winter gardening.
Trees for Winter Interest
Birches, Crepe Myrtles, Japanese Maples, Sycamores, Spruces, Cedars, Dogwoods, Hackberries, and Arborvitaes
Shrubs for Winter Interest
Nandina, Dogwoods (Yellow and Red Twigs), Hydrangeas, Camelias, Silverberries, Boxwoods, Witch Hazels, Winter Daphne, Winter Hazel, Cleyera, Euonymus, and Quinces, Sumacs
Miscanthus and Penisetums
Hellebores, Arum Italicum, Pulmonaria, Coral Bells, Artemesia 'Powis Castle', Lambs Ears, Brown Eyes, Coneflowers, Eupatoriums, Sedums, Candytuft
Sweet Autumn Clematis, Clematis, Jessamine, Wisteria, Silver Lace, Climbing roses
What type of plants are your favorite ones for winter interest? Post them in the comment section and share with others. Happy winter gardening!
in the garden....