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A year in bloom... flowers by the month

January 27,1999

Depending on your climate it is possible to have a sequence of bloom for every month of the year

flowers the year around

January

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Flowering kale
pansies
camellias
Taiwan Cherries, snapdragons. Japanese Magnolias, petunia cascades, pansy cascades, dianthus and delphiniums

February

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, pansies, camellias, Japanese Magnolias, ornamental kale and cabbage, foxglove, delphinium.

March

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Easter lilies, azaleas begin blooming, pansies, flowering kale and cabbage, tulips, snapdragons, forced hydrangeas, impatiens, gloxinia, yarrow, hollyhock and Trumpet Vine.

April

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Late blooming azaleas, dogwood, first roses bloom, Tung Oil Trees, Chinese Fringe Trees and spring annuals including hydrangeas, impatiens, pansies, fuchsia baskets and geraniums

May

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Roses, marigolds, tropical flowers and foliage, hydrangeas, allamandas, hibiscus, crotons, caladiums, coleus, vinca, salvia, melapodium, begonias, cleome and oleander.

June

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Roses, marigolds, tropical flowers and foliage continue, hydrangeas, allamandas, hibiscus, crotons, caladiums, coleus, vinca, salvia, melapodium, begonias, cleome and oleander

July

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Tropical beauties including allamandas, hibiscus, mandevillias, coleus, diplodinia, bougainvillea, crepe myrtles and bottlebrush; roses and summer annuals continue.

August

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

September

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

crepe myrtles give their last bloom, roses and late blooming annuals

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Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

chrysanthemums usher in fall and signal end of summer. Mums are augmented by drooping displays of Golden Showers, Cassia and roses.

November

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Camellias begin their winter show as the Chrysanthemum Extravaganza comes to a peak. Tens of thousands of flowering cascade blooms. Nandina and Winter Berry

December

Plant

Botanical

Type

Colors

Flowering kale and cabbage, pansies and camellias


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