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Flowers To Plant In Winter
Winter is the coldest season of the year, between autumn and spring, marked by the shortest days and longest nights.
(flower) a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
Induce (a plant) to produce flowers
(flower) bloom: produce or yield flowers; "The cherry tree bloomed"
Be in or reach an optimum stage of development; develop fully and richly
(of a plant) Produce flowers; bloom
(flower) reproductive organ of angiosperm plants especially one having showy or colorful parts
buildings for carrying on industrial labor; "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"
put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground; "Let's plant flowers in the garden"
Place (a seed, bulb, or plant) in the ground so that it can grow
Place a seed, bulb, or plant in (a place) to grow
(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
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Clivia Flower, "Winter Lily" (File:IMG 1351)
Common Name: Clivia or Kaffir lily
Botanic Name: Clivia miniata
Clivia is also known as "Winter Lily" because of its winter blooming. Clivia is one amongst the most popular lily houseplants which is used to decorate homes, offices, gardens, all over the world. Flowering plants of clivia exhibit a rich bulbous flora. Many societies have been established for giving information about clivia's growth habits and care. The stem of clivia plant is thick and is surrounded by long linear leaves. Clivia flower appears on top, in the form of a beautiful bouquet. Clivia flower is almost similar in appearance to the amaryllis flower, except it is smaller and the cluster has more flowers. A clivia plant grows about 2-3 feet tall. Leaves are produced in an alternate sequence. A well grown, healthy clivia plant can have at least three to four shoots which come up straight from the base point. The clivia flower stalks have no leaves and they may be about 20-inch tall, depending upon the variety of clivia. The flowering stem stalk is always close to the center of the plant, hidden when small, among the rich green foliage.
` Winter Dreams
Reminds me of something I once read:
Why do people give each other flowers? To celebrate various important occasions, they're killing living creatures? Why restrict it to plants? "Sweetheart, let's make up. Have this deceased squirrel."
More of my Type ;-)
flowers to plant in winter
Hardy Basjoo Banana Plant - Musa basjoo. Amazing "hardy tropical" banana for the north or south, though native to the Ryukyu Archipelago which lies between Japan and Taiwan, Musa basjoo is also very common in parts of China. This specimen will survive temperatures as low as -20 if mulched. Full sun with lots of water & fertilizer to achieve the amazing growth rate, but it will do fine in light shade as well. Beautiful deep green clump can grow up to 18' tall or more, and really gives a tropical warm sunny feeling. Great for any place in the garden, especially great around pools or patios, courtyards and wonderful in a border with other colorful perennials & grasses. Fruit will set from white flowers if the tree can achieve over 25-35 leaves in one season and talk about texture, leaves can grow 2'x 6'!!!. Mix with fine and medium textured plants for variety. The starter plant you will receive is growing in a 3" pot.