If you live in an area of the country with harsh winters, you may be resigned to a dead and dreary yard and garden during the cold months. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are plenty of plants that look great all season long, even in the northernmost reaches of the country. Check out our favorites, and see if you can get some of these cold-weather wonders in the ground before winter’s chill sets in.
Blooming shrubs and a white picket fence accent this home's cottage style. See more front yard flower gardens: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/landscaping-projects/landscape-basics/front-yard-flower-power/#page=3