Forcing Forsythia and Other Flowering Branches

The winter here in Pennsylvania can drag on and on. Some people joke and say we have four seasons; almost winter, winter, still winter and summer. While that’s obviously not true, our spring and fall do seem to fly by, and in the winter, garden lovers like me can’t wait for spring. One thing I like… [Read More]

Entertaining with Edible flowers

Using edible flowers when entertaining adds color and interest to your presentation, and I think it also adds an extra “something” that you don’t see every day. The taste of most flowers is very mild, but their beauty makes everything extra special.   First, there are a couple of things to remember. Don’t use flowers with… [Read More]