Our top 5 Winter Flowers for your home right now
It's been a busy winter and lots of our customers are spending more time in doors entertaining and dressing up their homes with fresh winter blooms.
So, looking around the store, I thought I'd put together a quick summary of what's looking stunning this winter and a lit bit of an explanation as to why these are our stand out blooms right now.
Locally grown and commonly referred to as the Winter Rose, the Hellebore is a true winter marvel. Its stunning seasonal colours range from soft whites to purples, pinks, and even rich, deep hues of green and blue. This kaleidoscope of colours is particularly spectacular in the midst of winter's monochrome, creating an impressive visual contrast. But it's the Hellebore's ability to thrive as a cut flower that truly sets it apart. When arranged in large groups, their collective beauty truly shines, creating an enchanting sea of colour. These Winter Roses bring a vibrant touch to the cool, grey winter, filling homes with nature's resilience and charm.
Tulips are a classic flower that symbolises love, loyalty, and cheerfulness. They are also versatile and come in a range of colours, making them suitable for a variety of occasions, including birthdays, anniversaries, and of course, Mother's Day. Additionally, tulips are relatively affordable and easy to find, making them a popular choice for those on a budget or in a time crunch. At the end of the day, they always deliver elegance in any part of the home, and without much effort!
Hyacinths are locally grown and always captivate with their beautiful palette of colours including shades of blue, grape, pinks, lilac, and white. The flowers, clustered in a spire, offer an aesthetic that is both charming and vibrant. Beyond their visual appeal, Hyacinths are celebrated for their stunning, pungent fragrance. The scent is distinct and powerful, often used to encapsulate the essence of spring in perfumes.
4. Jonquil Erlicheer
Erlicheer is a local beauty grown rand best known for its affordability. Its clusters of small, creamy white, double flowers don't just look stunning, they also emit a powerful, sweet fragrance that can fill any room with a scent reminiscent of a blossoming garden. With basic care and attention, you can also cultivate this enchanting flower in your home garden. All in all, Erlicheer offers beauty, affordability, fragrance, and easy cultivation, making it a fantastic winter bloom.
Our Daffodils are locally grown and are renowned for their cheerfulness and charm. They are a cost-effective choice for cut flowers, enabling everyone to bring a piece of spring indoors even in the midst of winter. Known for their potent, sweet fragrance, daffodils are a sensory delight that freshens up any space. Growing daffodils in your garden is also a relatively easy task, offering the joy of gardening at home. Available in a wide range of colours; they bloom in a variety of bright yellows, creams, and oranges, adding a vivid splash of colour to the winter landscape and winter a little brighter with their cheerful presence.