Forcing Spring

  • Post published:12/11/2008
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  Once upon a time the only bulbs that anyone thought of forcing and bringing into bloom during the dark days of winter were paperwhite narcissus. And very nice they were, delicate and elegant and subtly fragrant. Who would not want a bowl of these beautiful pale flowers in a cozy room while the snow is falling outside the window? I have forced many bowls of paperwhites and been delighted each time, but I have learned over the…