Hellebore

Helleborus × hybridus 'Pretty Ellen Pink'

Season:

Type:

Winter

Flowers

Description:

Flowers in late winter and early spring  with pink-white petals

Dimensions:

Character:

0.35 x 0.35

Semi-evergreen; Bushy

Hardiness:

H7

Winter Aconite

Eranthis hyemalis

Season:

Type:

Winter

Flowers

Description:

Cup-shaped bright yellow flowers 3cm in width from late winter

Dimensions:

Character:

0.1 x 0.1

Deciduous; Hardy

Hardiness:

H6

Winter Jasmine

Jasminum nudiflorum

Season:

Type:

Winter

Climber

Description:

Bright yellow flowers to 2.5cm in width in winter and spring

Dimensions:

Character:

Deciduous; Climbing

Hardiness:

H7

Sweet Box

Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna ‘Purple Stem’

Season:

Type:

Winter

Bushes & Shrubs

Description:

Tiny, fragrant creamy-white flowers in winter or spring

Dimensions:

Character:

1.0 x 1.5

Evergreen

Hardiness:

H5

Snowdrop

Galanthus nivalis

Season:

Type:

Winter

Flowers

Description:

Solitary, nodding, fragrant white flowers 2.5cm in length

Dimensions:

Character:

0.2 x 0.4

Deciduous; Tufted

Hardiness:

H7

WInter Crocus

Crocus sieberi ‘Bowles White’

Season:

Type:

Winter

Flowers

Description:

Yellow-throated, pure white flowers in late winter and early spring

Dimensions:

Character:

0.1 x 0.1

Deciduous; Tufted

Hardiness:

H6

Forsythia

Abeliophyllum distichum

Season:

Type:

Winter

Bushes & Shrubs

Description:

Racemes of fragrant white or pale pink flowers 1cm across

Dimensions:

Character:

1.5 x 2.5

Deciduous; Bushy

Hardiness:

H6

Winter Daphne

Daphne odora ‘Rebecca’=Hewreb

Season:

Type:

Winter

Bushes & Shrubs

Description:

Fragrant flowers from purple-red buds in winter and early spring

Dimensions:

Character:

1.5 x 1.5

Evergreen; Bushy

Hardiness:

H4

Sweet Violet

Viola odorata (Vt)

Season:

Type:

Winter

Flowers

Description:

Fragrant violet or white flowers 2cm across in late winter and early spring

Dimensions:

Character:

0.1 x 0.5

Evergreen; Mat forming

Hardiness:

H6

Vine Lilac

Hardenbergia violacea

Season:

Type:

Winter

Climber

Description:

Purple or white flowers 10mm across from late winter

Dimensions:

Character:

Evergreen; Climbing

Hardiness:

H3

Stachyrus

Stachyurus chinensis'Celina'

Season:

Type:

Winter

Bushes & Shrubs

Description:

Stiff, long hanging racemes of pale yellow cup-shaped flowers

Dimensions:

Character:

4.0 x 4.0

Deciduous; Bushy

Hardiness:

H5

Winter Honeysuckle

Lonicera × purpusii'Winter Beauty'

Season:

Type:

Winter

Bushes & Shrubs

Description:

Small, sweetly-scented cream flowers in winter and early spring

Dimensions:

Character:

2.0 x 2.0

Deciduous; Bushy

Hardiness:

H6