Plants for Winter Color

Many garden plants — from tough shrubs to annual bedding plants — provide welcome color throughout the winter. Check out these favorite cold-weather beauties for some inspiration.

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Pansy

Mature size: 8 inches tall, 10 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, partial sun, well-drained soil, moist soil. Hardiness: Pansies will flower all winter in USDA Zones 8 through 11.

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