Winter is here! Here's a rundown of Flowers Blooming around Australia

Australia really is the lucky country, although in some regions it does get pretty cold, here on the Gold Coast, the winter's are fresh and crisp, with stunning beautiful clear days with the two or three weeks where you may need to wear an extra layer. Wherever you are in Australia however, you'll be able to have beautiful flowers in your vases or your bouquets. 

Australia is exposed to a range of different climates, which is why you'll be able to still get a wide variety of gorgeous flowers delivered to your door.  

We're taking you on a trip on the wide variety of Flowers available around the country in each of the various climate regions. 

Flowering Plants for Tropical Regions

The subtropical areas of Australia include northern New South Wales and southern Queensland including us in the Gold Coast, in this climate, many easy to grow, flowering plants will bloom throughout the year. These flowers grow perfectly as they thrive in a frost-free environment and provide gorgeous winter flower displays. Some highlights from this region include:

  • Australian paper daisies
  • Bird of Paradise
  • Grevillia
  • Flame Creeper

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Further North, we also experience wet and dry tropics. This type of weather is ideal for growing winter flowering plants, some plants that thrive in this climate are

  • Aster
  • Carnation
  • Chrysanthemum
  • Cyclamen
  • Dahlia
  • Nasturtium
  • Petunia
  • Snapdragon
  • Sunflower
  • Geranium
  • Gerbera
  • Impatiens
  • Kangaroo paw
  • Zinnia 

 

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We have a variety of Flowers that are sourced locally and from around Australia. Making their beautiful way to your door on the Gold Coast.  

Flowering Plants for Inland Regions

Dry inland areas are often found in central parts of Australia, ranging from classics to natives being grown in these Some popular varieties are:

  • Alyssum
  • Aster
  • Carnation
  • Chrysanthemum
  • Cosmos
  • Dahlia
  • Dianthus
  • Everlasting daisy
  • Geranium
  • Gerbera
  • Impatiens
  • Kangaroo paw
  • Petunia
  • Salvia
  • Snapdragon
  • Sunflower
  • Torenia
  • Zinnia

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Flowering Plants for Colder Regions

Tasmania, Melbourne and the southern tableland areas of Australia experience cold and frost in winter, though you can still have flowering plants in these areas. Some plants that grow well in colder areas of Australia include:

  • Aquilegia
  • Begonia
  • Calendula
  • Cornflower
  • Delphinium
  • Dianthus
  • Foxglove
  • Grevillea
  • Geranium
  • Hollyhock
  • Lobelia
  • Pansy
  • Polyanthus
  • Poppy
  • Snapdragon
  • Stock
  • Viola

 

 

Flowering Plants for Mediterranean Regions

Adelaide and Perth experience climates much like Mediterranean countries around the world and are therefore considered the "Mediterranean" regions of Australia. Winter blooms that thrive in Adelaide, Perth and surrounding areas include:

  • Ageratum
  • Carnation
  • Cineraria
  • Cyclamen
  • Forget-me-not
  • Geranium
  • Iceland poppy
  • Impatiens
  • Lobelia
  • Marigold
  • Nasturtium
  • Pansy
  • Petunia
  • Stock
  • Verbena
  • Wallflower
  • Zinnia

 

 

Get Fresh Seasonal Flowers Delivered

Don’t have a green thumb? Then the best place to get your hands on stunning seasonal blooms is with us at Flowers Gold Coast. Take a look at our fresh flowers, which is available for delivery Gold Coast-wide, but get in quick - our limited edition winter collection will be gone before you know it! Receive same day delivery Monday to Sunday!