Indoor gardening (2)

And while snow and ice are burying the few flowers that had appeared in my garden (essentially hellebores, nothing else yet)... The little soufflés have risen.More snow fell last night... ... I keep myself busy with my indoor friends. After my last post on the subject, a very kind reader and neighbour came and gave…

Indoor gardening

... or is it ? It wasn't so long ago that I thought houseplants were not really plants, and I considered the growing craze for indoor vegetation as a mere consumerist pursuit, like others, guided by fashion. One would covet the it-plant (ficus lyrata, anybody ?) in the same way as the it-bag (I would…