These easy-to-grow perennials and shrubs with early spring flowers are a sight for sore eyes after a long winter and require very little maintenance.
There is something about the plants which bloom early in the spring that make them near and dear to every gardener’s heart.
After looking at brown grass (or lots of snow depending on where you are), the bright colors of these early bloomers mean spring is on its way.
As an added bonus, most of these spring plants are really easy to grow and require very little in maintenance other than some pruning to remove dead leaves or branches. And they are all perennials or bushes, so you only have to plant them once to have years of spring enjoyment.
Keep reading to find my favorite perennials and shrubs for early spring flowers.