Cyclamen ready for holiday decor. (Photo by Fanghong from Wikipedia Creative Commons)

Caring for cyclamen indoors

Judith Adam

Potted cyclamen plants with elaborately marked ivy-like foliage and bright flowers are easy-to-grow, long-lasting ornamentals.

Brightly coloured cyclamen (Photo from Pixabay)

Flowers in a cold season

Judith Adam

A cool, bright northwest exposure provides light on three sides for flowering winter plants. Pots of forced tulips and hyacinths are happy. Blooms last longer in the cool window.

Blue hydrangea (Photo by Heather Hayden)

Understanding blue hydrangea

Judith Adam

If you’ve purchased a small blue hydrangea in a pot for a holiday and then planted it in the garden, in subsequent years it has probably turned pink.