Snowdrops are one of the earliest signs of spring. Plant the bulbs in well-drained, slightly acidic soil in a partially shaded area.
Care: Snowdrops thrive in moist soil. They are best planted in early autumn, and their delicate white flowers will emerge in late winter or early spring.
Winter Jasmine (Jasminum nudiflorum)
Winter Jasmine is a hardy shrub that requires well-drained soil and full sun to partial shade. It produces bright yellow flowers.
Care: Prune after flowering to maintain its shape. Winter Jasmine typically starts flowering in late autumn and continues into the winter months.
Crocuses are among the first signs of spring. Plant the bulbs in well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade.
Care: Crocuses are low-maintenance. Plant in early autumn, and they will bloom in late winter or early spring.
Primroses are versatile perennials. Plant them in well-drained soil in partial to full shade.
Care: Keep the soil consistently moist. Primroses can start blooming in late winter and continue through spring.
Winter Honeysuckle (Lonicera fragrantissima)
Winter Honeysuckle is a fragrant shrub that thrives in well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade.
Care: Prune to shape in late spring. Winter Honeysuckle typically starts blooming in late winter and carries its sweet scent into early spring.
While October might signal the approach of winter, you can still enjoy a stunning garden ablaze with vibrant colours that defy the autumn chill.
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