Volunteer Petunia "Laura Bush"
in a sheltered corner.
Camellia sasanqua, usually a garden centerpiece this time of year suffered freeze damage to petals and is a sorry sight, too pitiful for display.
Camellia japonica Mathotiana
Shrimp Plant is the only tropical
Native Pityopsis graminifolia Silkgrass
blooming with Lantana under pine trees.
Lantana montevidensis with shelter and mulch.
A few Loropetalum fringes persist on the south side of trees.
Blooms in the Greenhouse
Solanum lycopersicum -- uncommon to have tomato blooms
in December. They set fruit in night temps above 50 degrees.
Scattered blooms on Rusellia almost hide
a ripening tomato at left behind it.
Begonias are dependable in winter.
Phalenopsis Orchid is a recent buy
and the only blooms in the house.
Joining with Garden Bloggers world wide for Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day with Carol at May Dreams Gardens.