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Post  camprn on Fri 13 Jan 2012 - 15:09

If you are in the North and just cannot wait for spring flowers, you could try forcing some flowers into bloom. Cutting stems of forsythia, cherry, apple or quince Forcing Flowering Branches and the lovely paper whites, daffodil, hyacinth and crocus Forcing Spring Flowering Bulbs.
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Post  walshevak on Fri 13 Jan 2012 - 16:14

My Christmas Paperwhites just finished blooming. Smile



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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on Fri 13 Jan 2012 - 16:42

Great post. Great idea. I don't think enough people force flowers for inside their houses. I know I don't.
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