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Even on the dreariest days Choisya Sundance lights up its corner of the garden.
What with dogs and aggressive plants small treasures are hard to keep, I usually treat myself to a few winter treats in a pot somewhere sheltered. Pictured is Wintergreen , a delightful evergreen with fat, bright red berries that last till spring arrives with new distractions.
Mahonia Nervosa looks good all year, but winter makes me appreciate it more.
Winter is when the bones of the garden show, graces by a dusting of snow if we’re lucky.