Bulbs · Container Gardening

Forcing Bulbs for Winter Blooms

A rainy Sunday meant fall clean-up couldn’t continue outside, but it was the perfect time to plant some bulbs indoors to provide some welcome color later this winter. I couldn’t make it through winter without the boisterous blooms of amaryllis. Hippeastrum, as they are botanically named, are easy to grow. So easy and determined to… Continue reading Forcing Bulbs for Winter Blooms

Annuals · Bulbs · Garden Design · Garden Musings · Perennials · Trees

Blossoms abound at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show.

There’s still plenty of time to get to the Chicago Flower & Garden Show. It’s open through Sunday, March 20. Find more information and get tickets on their website. The weather forecast may be chilly for this weekend but at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show, spring has sprung and blossoms abound. There may be… Continue reading Blossoms abound at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show.