We know it sounds contradictory, but there are actually a number of flowers that bloom in winter, so you can still enjoy some colour and fragrance in your home even during the colder months. Plus, tending to your garden in winter can actually help it to stay healthy and thrive come spring.
Winter doesn’t have to be dreary and devoid of color! There are plenty of beautiful winter flowers that will brighten up your home. So get your gardening gloves and vases ready, and enjoy the beauty of winter with these five stunning flowers that bloom in the winter.
1) Christmas Cactus
As festive as the name suggests, the Christmas cactus is a beautiful flower that blooms in winter. It’s a great plant to have in your home during the holidays, as it will add a splash of color to your décor. Plus, it’s very easy to care for. Just make sure to water it regularly and keep it in a sunny spot.
The Christmas cactus is a plant native to Brazil. It is known for its beautiful flowers that bloom in the winter. To get the best results, water the plant more in the autumn to help the buds form. Then, the plant will be ready to bloom in time for Christmas!
It is a popular choice for a festive season table decoration. The plant blooms in a range of bright colours including red, pink, purple, yellow and white, making it a unique and eye-catching choice. The Christmas cactus is a fun alternative to your typical Yuletide plant.
The amaryllis is a beautiful red flower that grows well in a pot indoors. It is a popular gift around Christmas time because it blooms six to eight weeks after being planted.
If you want a beautiful amaryllis flower in time for the holidays, you should plant it early. These flowers symbolise success and determination, and were popular gifts in Victorian times.
The iris is a popular flower that comes in many colors, including blue, purple, and white. It is a hardy flower that grows well in many climates, and blooms in the springtime.
It is also fiercely independent. You don’t need to do anything special to care for your iris once it’s established. You can enjoy it without having to worry about it.
You can cut the flowers and bring them indoors before the bud opens. This will add both colour and a wonderful scent to your home on a winter’s day.
Known as the “Flower of the Holy Night,” the poinsettia is a popular plant that is often seen during the Christmas season. It has large, colorful leaves that are often red, but can also be white, pink, or yellow.
The flowers of the poinsettia are typically small, but the intricate design of the leaves are what make this plant so popular.
As stunning as it is sweet, the Jasmine is a climbing plant that is often used in gardens and parks. It has a very sweet scent that can fill your entire garden. Jasmine is also known to be very easy to grow and care for.
Winter-blooming flowers are a beautiful and unique way to add color to your winter landscape. These are the perfect flowers to give your loved ones this Christmas, each with a flurry of meaning.
If you want to let your loved one know that you are thinking of them this Christmas season, say it with a bouquet from Welch. We offer handpicked and well-curated flower bouquets as well as flower delivery in the UK. Visit our online catalogue to choose from the selections yourself.