FALL-PLANTED BULBS HOW-TO

Planning Guide for Tulips

Use this visual guide to plan for a beautiful, long-blooming display of tulips. It shows all the tulip types, flower styles and bloom times at a glance.    Read More

Planning Guide for Daffodils

Make the most of daffodil season by selecting varieties with different heights, flower styles and bloom times. This planning guide shows the full range of choices.   Read More

Planning Guide for Alliums

This easy-to-use visual reference shows heights, flower shapes and flower sizes, plus when each type of allium blooms from spring through summer.   Read More

7 Tips for Planting Tulips

Inside every tulip bulb is a flower that's counting the days to spring. Learn how to give these fall-planted bulbs the best chance for success.   Read More

How to Plan a Spring Bulb Garden

Fall is the time to plant tulips, daffodils and other spring-flowering bulbs. Here are six tips to help you decide which bulbs to order and the best ways to use them in your yard and garden.   Read More

5 Ways to Plant Fall Bulbs

VIDEO Learn some quick and easy techniques for planting tulips, daffodils and other spring-blooming bulbs, including when and how to use a trowel, shovel, bulb planter and soil auger.   Read More

How to Grow Spring Bulbs in Containers

Planting bulbs in pots and planters gives you a moveable feast of colorful flowers to enjoy anywhere around your home. Here are some tips for success.   Read More

How to Protect Fall Bulbs from Chipmunks and Squirrels

Don't let chipmunks and squirrels run off with your fall bulbs. Try some of these easy planting techniques to keep critters at bay.   Read More

How to Protect Flower Bulbs from Voles

Meadow voles are harmless creatures, but for gardeners they can be a big nuisance. Discover some practical solutions for keeping your bulbs safe from these furry rodents.   Read More

How to Select Quality Fall-Planted Bulbs

Starting with premium quality bulbs is the best way to ensure successful results.   Read More

Planning & Selecting Fall-Planted Bulbs

Learn what to consider when selecting tulips, daffodils and other spring bulbs, and when to purchase and plant these bulbs for your yard and garden.    Read More

What to Do When Bulbs Come Up Too Early

Gardeners often worry when they see daffodils and other spring bulbs begin to sprout in midwinter. Fortunately, there‚Äôs little cause for concern.   Read More

When to Plant Spring-Blooming Flower Bulbs

Crocus, daffodils, tulips, alliums and other spring-blooming flowers can be planted from late September through December. Learn how to determine the best planting time for your location.   Read More

Which Spring-Blooming Bulbs are Perennial

Some spring-blooming bulbs will bloom for more than one year and others will not. Find out which ones are most reliable.   Read More

How to Grow Spring Bulbs in Warm Climates

Most spring-flowering bulbs need several months of cold weather before they bloom. Gardeners in Southern regions need to give these bulbs some special attention to get a good show of spring color.   Read More

How To Naturalize Spring-Blooming Bulbs

Many spring-flowering bulbs can be planted once and will then "naturalize" to return again each spring in greater numbers. Learn which bulbs are best for naturalizing and how and where to plant them.   Read More

How to Care for Spring Flower Bulbs After They Bloom

Will your spring flowers come back to bloom again next year? Find out which bulbs are good perennializers and how you can encourage them to return.   Read More

How To Force Bulbs for Indoor Flowers

Gardeners use a technique called "forcing" to get flower bulbs to bloom sooner than normal. Learn how to plant spring-flowering bulbs in pots, so you can enjoy them next winter.   Read More

How to Force Hyacinth Bulbs

Hyacinths are a wonderful addition to any spring garden and they're also one of the best bulbs for "forcing". Learn how to force hyacinths and enjoy growing your own fragrant, indoor flowers.   Read More

10 Tips for Growing Ranunculus

Find out when you should plant ranunculus in your growing zone, how to soak and pre-sprout the corms, bed preparation and planting, and how to harvest the flowers for the longest vase life.   Read More

Planting Tips for Fall-Planted Bulbs

Step by step instructions on when to plant, how to plant and how to care the bulbs after they have bloomed make it easy to get picture perfect results in the garden.   Read More

How to Plant Allium Bulbs

VIDEO Bulb expert Hans Langeveld talks about ornamental alliums and how to use them in the garden. You'll see what the bulbs look like and how plant them.    Read More

How to Plant Tulip Bulbs

VIDEO Learn about what to look for when you purchase tulips bulbs, when and where to plant the bulbs, and how to plant them to get the best results.   Read More

How to Plant Daffodil Bulbs

VIDEO Learn how to use these versatile spring-blooming bulbs to enhance the beauty of your yard and garden, including expert advice on when and how to plant them.   Read More