Monday, March 8, 2010

Spring Comes to My Blue Cottage

Martha at Lines of Linderhof posted an entry about forcing blooms.
I thought the pictures were beautiful!  I wondered if I could do it,
too, but with Forsythia   I just broke branches off and put them into
a vase of water.  This picture shows two days inside in a warm
room.  Maybe you can see a little green..


This vase is four days old.  Branches were brought in and placed
in the dining room beside a fireplace where we keep a fire burning.






















Spring is inside!  Try it!  Everyone have a good week!
Love,
Lottie :-)


4 comments:

  1. I just love Forsythia's. I wished we had a space big enough to have one. We have a small yard and it already has so many shrubs in it already.

    I remember walking to school when I was young and these would be the first things blooming in late winter. I think they are just beautiful.

    Willow

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  2. Don't you love that little bit of spring on the inside! Before spring comes to the outside! It makes these last dreary days of winter more bearable, I think!

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  3. That yellow is just beautiful. It makes me hopeful that Spring WILL come. Thanks for sharing.

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