Welcome Back, Persephone!

Paperwhites full bloom
Grey skies and April showers are no match for the arrival of Spring! It’s time to gather all your houseplants for a grow conference- give them a good talking to and add fertilizer to their diet. And for a measure of competition, start a few indoor bulbs. Here’s how it worked for me.

Paperwhites are so satisfying — they start quickly and keep going
paperwhites emergent

Paperwhites begin bud

Paperwhite buds

These high performers are from White Flower Farm
You can also find spring bulbs at your local garden center–hyacinths and daffodils are especially good for forcing indoors.

Paperwhites full bloom


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