Many, such as snowdrops , crocuses, and early rock garden narcissi are supposed to come up in very early spring, even peeking through the snow.
We may see fewer daffodils, bluebells, snowdrops and crocuses, because they like winter cold; and tulips, irises and cyclamens, because they will suffer from winter wet.
Apart from a pale yellow primula, snowdrops are the only flowers in the front garden but despite this there is plenty of other interest.
The signs of spring have been in evidence in the last week, with blossom, daffodils, snowdrops and crocuses brightening up Swindon after the winter gloom.
On the way home we passed through a universe of early spring flowers - snowdrops and daffodils for the most part.
The signs of early spring are all around, with plants such as snowdrops and crocuses making their appearance as normal.
It tolerates a lot of shade and is beautiful when planted together with Winter aconite and snowdrops .
The hoop petticoat narcissus, snowdrops , scillas, and crocus are perhaps the most delightful subjects for the purpose.
At present, the Rock and Woodland Gardens are home to clusters of bright white snowdrops , while early flowering varieties of crocus and daffodil are just beginning to line the Princess and Broad walks.
The daffodils are up but haven't decided to open their heads yet but there are plenty of snowdrops and crocus in flower.