What plants can I put in hanging baskets for winter?

What is a good winter hanging basket?

1. Violas and pansies. A forever favorite in terms of winter-flowering plants, the vast range of winter pansies and violas are a great source of hanging basket potential. … They’re also really easy to plant and look after, making them a great option if you’re learning how to make a hanging basket for the first time.

What can I put in my hanging baskets now?

Top 10 hanging basket plants

  • Begonia x tuberhybrida. Instantly recognisable with their large blowsy blooms that hang pendulously from the thick stems, begonia tuberhybrida are one of our most popular basket and bedding plants. …
  • Fuchsias. …
  • Petunias. …
  • Bacopa. …
  • Lobelia. …
  • Calibrachoa. …
  • Geraniums (Pelargoniums) …
  • Osteospermum.

What to put in hanging baskets besides flowers?

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  1. Glass jars, if you don’t have any ask friends to save them for you. anything from baby food to mayonaise jars work. …
  2. Some sturdy wire. Old hangers work great for this.
  3. Wire cutters.
  4. Sand (dirt will do in a pinch).
  5. Votive or candles that will work best with the size of jars you are using.

What do you do with hanging flowers in the winter?

You should bring your hanging baskets inside when the weather gets close to below freezing. When hanging baskets freeze your plants will die or be severely damaged. Also, bring them inside when there is severe winds, snow, or hail. If there are severe winds your hanging plants can blow off and smash windows.

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