Author Archives: Kat Falcon

Forcing Paperwhites

Paperwhites, a member of the Daffodil family, are popular indoor plants during winter and the holiday season. Unlike other Daffodil bulbs, Paperwhites don’t require a chilling period in order to bloom, making them the easiest bulb to force indoors. They bloom about three weeks after planting. While Paperwhites can be grown in soil, it’s more […]

Plant of the Week: Beautyberry

Callicarpa, more commonly known as the Beautyberry, is a show stopping shrub. In spring and summer, it shows off with graceful, arching branches full of dark green leaves. Once fall arrives, Beautyberry wows with stunning purple berries and chartreuse foliage. Those berries will remain even after the leaves have fallen, giving you weeks of beautiful […]