Amaryllis flowers (Hippeastrum) are gorgeous, exotic plants that burst with luminous color. With their spectacular intrigue, why not showcase their splendor by displaying them in your favorite vase?
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Want to know the best time and way to plant bulbs? Already have bulbs and want to learn how to keep them at their healthiest?
Here are tips on placing bulbs in the garden so that they grow well and look their best, too:
Amaryllis typically bloom 6 to 8 weeks after they are potted, so if you want your amaryllis in bloom for Christmas or New Year’s, plant the bulb in early to mid-November.
Virtues: This late-blooming allium, or ornamental onion, has round purple flowers that appear in early to midsummer, later than most other alliums.
Do I need to “pre-cool” my bulbs before I plant them? How does that work?
Question: I would like to add some spring-blooming bulbs to my lawn this fall. What kinds will naturalize well?
How to plant and grow the dahlia.
Here’s a trick for getting summer-blooming bulbs off to a good start.
Here’s how to stake hyacinths to enjoy their bloom for the longest period.
Virtues: We love ‘Advance’ snow crocus (Crocus chrysanthus ‘Advance’) for its bright and cheerful two-tone flowers. They remind us of Easter eggs!