Christmas cacti are so the new poinsettias.
Chrysanthemums and marigolds may be the go-to fall flowers, but once those have had their moment in the spotlight, it's time to get into the holiday spirit with some winter-blooming favorites. Try decking out your home with some of these festive beauties—in your standard red and green color scheme, of course, but with a few colorful surprises, too. Featuring the classics like poinsettias and holly alongside a few interesting flowers set to put a new spin on the traditional—Christmas cactus, anyone? You can even add a rosemary plant or two, both for their mini tree-like looks and to complement your favorite holiday recipes.
Whether you're going all out for the holidays or you like to keep things simple for your festivities, these Christmas plants and flowers are sure to add some extra life to your wintertime decor.