Winter Flowers for Indoor Gardens

Brighten your home with a few of these cheery houseplants.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
  • Egyptian Starcluster

    Pentas

    20 inches high, 16 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water frequently.

  • African Violets are Popular Houseplants

    African violet

    16 inches high, 16 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Sierra White Cyclamen Used for Holidays

    'Sierra White' cyclamen

    9 inches high, 8 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Clivia Miniata Blooms at End of Winter Rest

    Kaffir lily

    18 inches high, 12 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: full light, water lightly.

  • Blooming Succulent

    Flaming Katy

    16 inches high, 16 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water frequently.

  • Showgirl Orchid Produces Super Floriferous Blooms

    'Showgirl' Cymbidium orchid

    18 inches high, 18 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Primula Obconica Often Produces Blue Flowers

    Primula

    12 inches high, 10 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Easy Growing Winter Begonia

    Winter-flowering begonia

    12 inches high, 18 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Winter Jasmine with White Blossoms

    Jasmine (Jasminum polyanthum)

    Up to 10 feet high, 3 feet wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water lightly.

  • Flamingo Flower in Flight

    Flamingo flower

    24 inches high, 12 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: partial shade, water frequently.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

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