Forcing Perfect Paperwhites: Excited to try!

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Forcing Perfect Paperwhites

By orchidgal
November 18, 2014

This is a foolproof way to force those beautiful and fragrant paperwhites successfully, without having them get leggy and fall over. They look so beautiful on a windowsill in the cold winter months.

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Name: Jennifer
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Nov 17, 2014 7:34 PM CST
We recently lost our turtle. I've been eyeing those aquarium pebbles! Great idea for them.
Name: Ginger
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Nov 18, 2014 2:19 PM CST
my mom always grew paperwhites in winter. think i just might give it a try this year Thumbs up
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Jan 4, 2015 1:13 AM CST
Tried the method you outlined and it worked like a charm. The blooming Ziva are less than a foot in height.
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