February 2018

It's still winter and most of the garden is dead to the world but Andromeda blooms don't mind the cold and Daphne's fragrant little blossoms sure help us get through the end of winter. Hellebores come later this month with a nod to Winter booming beauties.  

Hellebore, a winter flowering plant.

Not many plants look their best in the winter time and even more plants are completely gone this time of year. So maybe that is one reason why the Hellebore can get away with nodding her head down towards the roots and still catch the attention of a passerby. Often called Winter- or Lenten Rose,…