Is there any way to get some color inside my home from outside plants to help chase away the winter blahs?
Late winter can be unbearable. You can bring a bit of spring indoors by gathering branches of flowering deciduous trees and shrubs and forcing them to bloom or leaf out early in your home.
Spring flowering trees and shrubs set their flower buds the previous fall. After at least eight weeks of cold outdoor temperatures (below 40⁰F), the plants’ branches are capable of blooming if you provide the right conditions. (Continue reading...)