Winter Flowers - April 11, 2013 Five best best to create an elegant winter wonderland. Dusty Miller Anemone: This bloom adds contrast to winter whites and feels exotic and upscale, perfect for an elegant event. Seeded Eucalyptus Brunia: The dark gray color and berry-like shape of brunia make it perfect for winter. It also lasts in any temperature. Hydrangea: A classic flower that creates a look of abundance. It also holds up well in cooler temperatures.