|Fragrant Viburnum 'Burkwoodii'|
White is symbolic of innocence, perfection, honesty and lightness. It is associated with the Good and The Beginning.
White brings out the true colour of those beside it.
Lots of white has a cooling, calming effect but the opposite is also true: it can cause a glare in hot, sunny climates.
Silver and silvery blue make it shine.
White brightens shady spots and adds a touch of elegance to areas of the garden.
White narcissus appear in early spring.
Cornus kousa or Chinese Dogwood puts on a dainty white display in the spring.
Pom-pom flowers adorn the Cranberry Bush (Viburnum Opulus)
Virburnum 'Mariesii' has a more delicate flower and grows on horizontal branches.
White lilies stand out in the garden with their knock-out colour and fragrance
Fragrant white phlox finish out the season.
What are your favourite WHITE flowers and blooms?
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