Ten plants to help banish the blues

Buying pots of bulbs in flower and having old reliables like snowdrops can give garden and gardener a lift in winter

22nd January, 2017
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Something to be happy about – snowdrops season is upon us

The garden is not an appealing place to be on a cold and dull winter’s day, which can be frustrating for gardeners. Nevertheless, there are plants that are getting on with it, flowering and doing their thing. Having these plants in your garden will help keep the winter blues at bay until the real growth starts again.

You can also cheat by buying pots of bulbs in flower such as Muscari, hyacinths, irises...

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