Tag Archives: daffodils

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January Garden

Winter is fine, but the reality is I’m a slut for spring.



Daffodils are everywhere right now, you can pick-up a bunch at the grocery store for under two bucks. But in the grocery store they don’t look very appealing— often they’re thrown in a brown box and all closed up.

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Winter White

My white daffodils are already coming up! So much for my cutting garden complaining…though I can’t bear to cut them, they are too gorgeous.


Planting Bulbs: The Highs and Lows of a Cutting Garden

I’m still planting bulbs in my cutting garden; this project started about a month ago and I keep discovering more and more bulbs I want to try.  I love planting bulbs—there is such joy in anticipating those first glimpses of green sprouting up from the soil. There’s a funky little area in our backyard that […]