The first of February and it’s a cold and wet day. Outside, people are dashing around, heads bowed, trying to get from one warm dry place to another as quick as possible. With another month until spring flowers arrive and trees start coming into leaf it’s easy to think there’s no enjoyment to be had from the garden. But you need to do more than just look with your eyes. What you need to do is use your nose and SMELL! There are some fantastic trees and shrubs available at the nurseries with ‘stop-you-in-your-tracks’ scents that can’t do anything but lift your spirits on a cold wet morning. So here’s my list of top 5 winter-scented plants for the garden: 1. Daphne bholua 'Jacqueline Postill'