10 Gorgeous Winter Flowers To Add Color To Gray Winter Days

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It can be rather sad to see the blooms of summer fade. As your summer flowers die back and prepare for winter, plant some of these winter flowers to create color for otherwise dreary landscaping.

You can fill containers with winter-blooming annuals like pansies and violas, and plant perennials in the landscape for color that returns year after year.

Calendula

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Calendula, sometimes called the pot marigold, is well known among herbal circles. This beautiful plant blooms readily from late fall through the spring. You’ll see the most blooms in milder climates where the plant will bloom for the duration of winter.

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