Monday, April 21, 2014

Enjoying Spring…

I hope you all had a beautiful Easter yesterday! I’ve been enjoying bringing bulbs indoors recently! One of the greatest bargains our local grocery stores have available right now, are planted bulbs ~ tulips, hyacinth, crocus are all available at a really great deals.  I picked up these fabulous glass containers that included these hyacinth bulbs for $2.60 each. 
Once they are done blooming indoors, I can selectively place them outdoors in the landscape ~ the fragrance of the hyacinth bloom is incredible, so I plan to plant them close to the patio!  The vases can be used again and again!
I love how you can see the healthy roots ~ makes a statement on the kitchen countertop!
Curious what you are doing in your home while you wait for spring?
To see where else I am linking to this week – please check my “Cottage Links” label…xoxo, tracie


Butterfly 8)(8 Bungalow said...

So pretty!

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I've never seen anything like this! It's amazing! And I'll be on the lookout for these now. What fun to have them bloom indoors, too! Sweet hugs!

Chel C said...

I have one of these and I was fascinated with the root system and how it twists and turns. I agree with you about the scent, so beautiful x

Petite Michelle Louise said...

it's been a long time coming here on NE but spring has finally sprung! i too have been forcing bulbs indoors while we patiently await "le printemps." i hope you had a lovely easter! ;)

Shanon at Vintage Sparkle Chic said...

Love this idea! They look so cute and will be permeating the house with their beautiful scent. It's beginning to look like spring around here, I am so excited!


Judith @ Lavender Cottage said...

I like growing hyacinths on in glass jars, yours look nice grouped together.

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

They look so pretty!!

Row homes and Cobblestones said...

Happy Monday, Hope your Easter Sunday was wonderful. I too force bulbs indoors, I adore their look and sweet smell. Love yours, very pretty.