Forcing branches into full-on flowers is a simple garden fix for the last days of winter.
Photo: Erica George Dines
To force branches to look like this forsythia (Forsythia x intermedia), you’ll need these supplies:
- Budded Branches (at least 12 inches long)
- Warm Water
- Garden Twine
- Cut Flower Food (We ordered ours from afloral.com.)
- Sturdy Vase