Fight the winter blues by bringing a bit of spring into your home, but how?

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MILWAUKEE -- The cold days and long nights of winter make us hungry for the color and fragrance of nature. Luckily for you, gardening expert Melinda Myers is here to help you bring a welcome hint of spring into your home.

Melinda sharing some ideas for indoor gardening gifts and projects that will keep green thumbs exercised throughout the winter months. You can even get kids with cabin fever excited and involved in the projects!

Forcing Amaryllis to Bloom

Forcing Paper Whites into Bloom

Melinda Myers will be presenting at these shows:

  • Milwaukee NARI Spring Home Improvement Show  (Feb. 16 – 19) - Advance tickets can be purchased online at www.MilwaukeeNari.org
  • The Chicago Flower & Garden Show (March 18 – 26)  – Advance discounted tickets can be purchased online at www.ChicagoFlower.com.  (The advance discount tix would be $17 adult weekend, $15 adult weekday. Kids $5 (ages 4-12)
  • For more information on Melinda’s presentations visit www.MelindaMyers.com