Winter Garden plants

The right plants for the conservatory

The typical conservatory plant there is not in and of itself, because the temperatures are decisive in the choice of planting that prevail throughout the year in the building. Should therefore be used throughout the year without warm clothing of the conservatory, as for example in family evenings or receiving visitors, other plants come into question as if the temperature level moves continuously below 10 degrees Celsius. The following examples show that it is doing the colorful diversity, at least not detract from committing to only one temperature as there is a wonderful selection of beautiful plants both for cold, temperate and warm winter gardens.
Who plants and flowers in his garden, which he must necessarily protect from frost and cold, which can make them for the winter, of course, in the winter garden. Even that we are at the end of the article a short.

Contents on conservatory plants

  • Plants for winter gardens with cooler temperatures
  • Planting for tempered conservatories
  • Plants for warm winter gardens
  • overwinter plants

Plants for winter gardens with cooler temperatures

The temperature range for the cold winter garden, between 2 and 8 degrees Celsius. This is normal when the temperature scale because of the sunlight is occasionally exceeded. The plants it certainly will not hurt. The important thing is that the conservatory will remain above freezing during the cold winter nights.

The plants that are suitable for the cold winter garden, would be, for example:

  • Flaschenputzer
  • Cordyline
  • dragon trees
  • laurel
  • acacia
  • palmettos
  • olive trees
  • star jasmine
  • Mediterranean cypress
  • Andes Tannen

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Planting for tempered conservatories

The temperate winter gardens are in the temperature range of 12 to 16 degrees Celsius, making them not only for the preservation of plants, but also for a short stay with guests. Adapted to these temperatures, the plant culture should be selected. Gladly is then resorted to plants from the equatorial areas on South African and South American plants.

At the temperatures, for example, the following specimens feel especially good:

  • finial
  • Wunderblume
  • banana shrub
  • passionflower
  • orchids
  • green Lily
  • clover
  • oleander

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Plants for warm winter gardens

The warm winter garden is of course a royal pleasure, where you can enjoy throughout the year. Especially in the winter months a warm conservatory is however, not least a heating issue, so the question is before purchasing such plants must be clarified whether the financial burden is covered by the household budget. Modern heating and ventilation systems can absorb some of the costs with optimal settings but already.

As plant tropical plants are of course in question, who have throughout the year prefer hot as well as other interesting species, such as:

  • rubber trees
  • Appreciated
  • A leaf
  • tulip tree
  • hibiscus
  • Sword Fern
  • fruit banana
  • Sansevieria
  • chestnut wine

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overwinter plants

The conservatory is particularly well suited for overwintering of plants to be protected from freezing temperatures. Especially potted plants can be easily transported into and thus protected from frost. A few points are to be noted however:

  • If the temperature for each garden suitable? A plant encyclopedia can inform this regard.
  • Is the location a conservatory with the light and sun conditions? Half shade plants should be protected, for example, before permanent sunlight.
  • the plants do not take each other off the light? Larger plants should, where appropriate, be cut back for the winter.
  • As it is with irrigation? The plants look forward pump sprayer that simulate rain precipitation. When a winter vacation is planned, please also think of an automatic watering system or ask the neighbors of confidence around the casting.