The early-blooming flowering plum has a delicate pink blossom that sometimes opens its petals while snow is still on the ground.
The early-blooming flowering plum has a delicate pink blossom that sometimes opens its petals while snow is still on the ground. RUSS CARMACK/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER FILE
The early-blooming flowering plum has a delicate pink blossom that sometimes opens its petals while snow is still on the ground. RUSS CARMACK/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER FILE

Plant now for the thrill of flowers in February

February 02, 2011 12:00 AM

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About Marianne Binetti

Marianne Binetti

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Marianne Binetti is the author of "Easy Answers for Great Gardens" and eight other gardening books. She has a degree in horticulture from WSU and will answer questions from her Web site at www.binettigarden.com.