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Houseplants – Indoor gardening – Part 1

I must humbly confess, I have not always had a green thumb.  I killed every single plant I brought into our Boston apartment on Beacon Hill when we were first married.  15 years later, I know what I did wrong:  I over watered them. You will kill more houseplants from over watering than you will from… Continue reading Houseplants – Indoor gardening – Part 1

Flowers · Indoor · Pots

Paperwhite and Amaryllis Bulbs – Forcing Bulbs Indoors

  Paperwhites and amaryllis bulbs are two terrific bulbs to force indoors with very little effort and very low maintenance.  I have forced both indoors for over 11 years with a 0% failure rate. I have bought these bulbs everywhere from White Flower Farm and Johannsen’s to Sam’s Club, Home Dept and Target.  They are usually all… Continue reading Paperwhite and Amaryllis Bulbs – Forcing Bulbs Indoors