bulbs in jar

Forcing Hyacinths

Forcing hyacinths to bloom in water was a Victorian passion that fell out of favor in the twentieth century -- perhaps because garden writers made the process seem more complicated and mysterious than it is.

DIY Holiday Gift Plant Projects • Great Ideas and Tutorials for Plant Gifts for the holidays! Including this simple plant gift idea from 'gardenista'.

DIY Holiday Gift Plant Projects

Down the spring table: dressing up Grape Hyacinths in plastic pots with a brown paper bags, gardenista

love to force spring bulbs - weekdaycarnival

BRIONYMARSH//HOME We love flower bulbs. For spring flowering bulbs, now is the time to plant them! How gorgeous do they look planted in glass jars?

this is from a beautiful blog by a swedish woman - be sure to use the google translate button if needed

I pinned this to remind me to plant new spring hyacinths in my old pots that are in storage. hyacinths in vintage pots