Shrubs That Feed in the Cold Winter

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While in most of India, the climate of the plains is temperate, the mountainous and hilly regions suffer the serious consequences of the winter season. It is difficult to grow plants and grow flowers when the winter is cold and snowy.

But do not worry, because there are a lot of plants and especially shrubs in nature that can withstand harsh winters and snowfalls. It will also give you something that will make you shine and overcome the winter sadness.

Plants in cold and severe winters are usually best kept in a greenhouse. But the truth is that not all of us have or we can make a greenhouse. Here are some very hardy plants that can survive in cold rain and snow for a short time.

Sapphire-stemmed willow

Usually grown in European climates, it grows well during the cold winters of India. The scientific name of the sapphire-stemmed willow is Salix errata. It is a robust plant that takes root well in cold or humid climates with poor soil. This makes it preferable to many other shrubs.

Rosa pteracantha

The flowers of the pterakanta rose are less showy than ordinary roses, but they are very hardy and withstand severe cold. In addition, red tips look great.

Rose pterakanta is a high-growing variety of roses with white flowers and large red thorns. You can plant it as a border or make it stand alone in the center of the garden. It can easily grow and has shoots about 10 feet long. Prune regularly and you will have roses even in cold and rainy weather.

Grevillea with rosemary

It is better to store grevillea with rosemary in a greenhouse if it snows for too long. Or just bring it home. Otherwise, Rosemary grevillea tolerates low temperatures well.This evergreen shrub forms a figure-shaped mound. It has needle-shaped foliage with a beautiful combination of green on top and silver on the bottom.

The flowers of grevillea are tubular and have a spider-like shape. they have a beautiful pink-red color. These flowers form clusters and bloom all winter until the arrival of summer heat. It is best to grow grevillea with rosemary in a pot so that it can be easily moved outdoors or indoors as needed. Use the appropriate amount of compost.

‘Dark bells’ on the strap

Dark bells on a leash are also called Australian fuchsias. This is another popular flower for the winter. This variety has beautiful bell-shaped flowers of bright pink color. The bush shows a reflection that makes them look like a ball gown. The shrub blooms from October to March, so a magnificent sight awaits it in the garden.

These are tender evergreen shrubs. You need to keep them tightly packed by pinching the trailing shoots. You may need to place stakes or sticks to support them when the plant grows. The plant is usually strong and woody. But this may not be the matter and it can become elastic if there is too little light or the temperature is high.

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