Our Garden is in Central Victoria, Australia we can have temps of -8C and highs of 40C , heavy frosts and rely on rainwater.
Our winters are mild compared to other areas with sunny days between 12C - 16C but cold nights down to -2C.
At the end of Winter here's whats blooming in our Garden.
Little Rock Cyclamen
To View Whats blooming in others Gardens see http://www.maydreamsgardens.com/2011/08/garden-bloggers-bloom-day-august-2011.html