Keep these beauties blooming all winter long
Cyclamens come is several colors including a gorgeous ombre pink with blush and fuschia tones
Fertilize once a month with a fertilizer high in phosphorus and they will bloom from Christmas to Mardi Gras.
Water on the crown of the plant can cause it to rot so water from below the leaves and keep on a pebble-filled tray.
Because pigs enjoy its bitter roots, the European cyclamen earned the nickname ‘pig bread.’
Keep it in a cool place in a north window or where the sunlight is not too strong.
As a flower fades, remove the stalk from where it attaches to the tuber. New flowers will appear from one of the buds waiting below the foliage.