Here’s how to stake hyacinths to enjoy their bloom for the longest period. Read Article
Virtues: We love ‘Advance’ snow crocus (Crocus chrysanthus ‘Advance’) for its bright and cheerful two-tone flowers. They remind us of Easter eggs!
We love winter aconite (Eranthis hyemalis) for its cheerful yellow flowers that appear in late winter or earliest spring. Read Article
Bulb Forcing For Beginners and the Seriously Smitten by Art Wolk 255 pages, hardcover AAB Book Publishing Company LLC, 2012 List price: $32.95 Gardeners are known to force bulbs into bloom during the dark days of winter, especially gardeners who … Read Article
You may be busy planting new bulbs this fall, but don’t forget to care for the ones already in the ground. Read about fall bulb care. Read Article
Can I force any bulb in water, or just certain kinds? Read Article
Here’s how to grow paperwhite narcissus bulbs indoors, including how to get their stems to stay upright. Read Article
Wondering how many bulbs to buy to fill a certain area? Use these bulb calculations. Read Article
We love Abyssinian gladiolus (Acidanthera muriale) for its delicate, fragrant white flowers that appear from midsummer to autumn. Read Article
Question: Can I plant annuals on top of tulips? When their foliage dies I have a big gap in my garden.
Last week I told you about my tendency to stray from my shopping list while at the garden center. Thanks for all your comments; I’m glad to know I’m in good company with my mish-mash garden. I’m in the midst … Read Article