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Alternative Gardning: How to Grow flower Bulbs in water

Alternative Gardening: How to Grow flower Bulbs in water. Make sure only roots are in water as the bulb will rot if left to sit in water.

DIY year round indoor tulips. Must do! Love tulips!

Forcing tulips in water is a fun, easy, and a unique way to grow tulips that most people have not seen before. Showing the natural beauty of the bulb is a pure, modern, and minimalist approach to floral design.

Get some underwater plants from a pet store, some large inexpensive vases and voila, you have an adorable (low maintenance!) house plant.  I really love this idea for a desk plant at work.  For added fun, get a plant that will flower!

Shane Powers Water Lily Vessel from West Elm. "Decorate with rocks and floating water plants, then fill with water

Grow your own garlic indoors

10 Vegetables you can re-grow to save you money

You can regrow garlic sprouts from a single garlic clove. Just place the garlic cloves in a small cup with a little water and let it grow. The garlic sprouts have gentle flavor than garlic and can be added to pasta, salads and other dishes.

How to Grow Tulips in a Vase Indoors at your new apartment home at The Frasier!

Indoor Tulips - Fill glass container about with glass marbles or decorative rocks. Set tulip bulb on top of marbles or stones; pointed end up, add more marbles or rocks; so bulb is surrounded but not covered. Pour fresh water into the container.

How to Force Tulip Bulbs (like the look of multiple flowers in one vase.)

How to Force Tulip Bulbs in Water

Tulipes à l'intérieur Sweet! How to force tulips to grow indoors. My forced bulbs have already started coming up, but this vase idea is so much prettier than the green plastic containers I have!

MarthaLilyPond. Use water lilies to make an indoor “pond” arrangement, substituting galax leaves for the much larger lily foliage.

Water Lily Pond in a Vase: Showcase water lilies in your home with these elegant displays, creating an impression of an aquatic garden. Use water lilies to make an indoor "pond" arrangement, substituting galax leaves for the much larger lily foliage.

Don’t Throw it, Grow it! Review from The Etsy Blog.  This is a great review of the book, Don’t Throw it, Grow it!.  The book includes tips on how to grow houseplants from fruit and veggie scraps, including sweet potato, chickpeas, mango and water chestnuts.  A great indoor gardening book for kids and adults!

Don't Throw It, Grow It!: 68 windowsill plants from kitchen scraps: Deborah Peterson: I'm growing garlic, leeks & sweet potato! Looks like a great book!

The 25 Best Indoor Plants

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To encourage upward growth, pinch off new buds when they appear below the top leaves on the plant stalk. With proper care, in three years your Avocado will grow to an elegant, large-leaved houseplant about 3 feet tall.

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