What Makes Darwin Hybrid Tulips Special

Darwin Hybrid tulips give you big blooms on tall, sturdy stems. Learn why they have become the world's most popular tulips.   Read More

Bloom Time Chart for Spring and Summer Bulbs

Our Bloom Time Chart makes it easy to select bulbs that flower at different times during the growing season, so you can always have something beautiful coming into bloom.   Read More

Allium Garden Design: Bountiful Blooms

Get inspired by a perennial garden design from Nick McCullough that combines four types of alliums with peonies, salvia, catmint, lady's mantle and sage.   Read More

Allium Garden Design: Daring Forms

This perennial garden design from Nick McCullough combines three types of alliums with foliage plants that have silver or burgundy foliage.   Read More

Alliums for Every Garden

These decorative members of the onion family add color and excitement to early summer gardens. Alliums are deer and rodent resistant and return to bloom again year after year.   Read More

Best Daffodils for Naturalizing

Daffodils make it easy to create an ever more impressive show of spring flowers around your home. Learn which varieties are the best multipliers.   Read More

Best Fall Bulbs for Spring Flowers

Spring-blooming bulbs can fill your flower garden with color from March through May. Here are the top 9 flower bulbs to plant this fall.   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

Planting Fall Bulbs: Along a Front Walk

VIDEO Celebrate spring by lining your front walk with cheery spring flowers. In this video, you'll see how to get weeks of color by planting tulip and allium bulbs in the fall.    Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: Front Door Garden

VIDEO See how to plant a rainbow of spring-blooming bulbs right outside your front door. You'll get step-by-step instructions and be inspired by the results.   Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: In a Lawn

VIDEO Ever thought about planting flowers in your lawn? See how to plant crocus and scilla bulbs, and be the first in your neighborhood to welcome spring's return.   Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: In a Meadow

VIDEO See how to add a carpet of beautiful spring flowers to a meadow, woodland edge or stream bank. Get step-by-step instructions for years of carefree color.   Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: In a Shade Garden

VIDEO Brighten up the shady areas around your home with spring-blooming bulbs. See how easy it is to plant the bulbs in fall and get a colorful show of flowers the next spring.    Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: In Perennial Gardens

VIDEO Tulips bloom while most perennials are still waking up. This video shows how to plant tulip and hyacinth bulbs in fall, and the colorful results you can expect the next spring.   Read More

Planting Fall Bulbs: Under Trees

VIDEO Welcome spring with a carpet of early-blooming flowers. In this video you'll see how to plant bulbs beneath trees and shrubs, and the beautiful results you'll enjoy next spring.   Read More

Spring-Blooming Bulbs for Shady Gardens

Spring bulbs are ideal for planting in shady areas around your home. Learn which types bloom best in full or partial shade.   Read More

Types of Alliums

Alliums are available in many different sizes and bloom times. Learn how to make the most of these carefree perennials.   Read More

Types of Daffodils to Know and Grow

There are more than a dozen different types of daffodils, each with its own unique shape, size and personality. Get inspired by the range of possibilities!   Read More

Landscaping With Spring-Blooming Bulbs

Spring-flowering bulbs can transform an ordinary yard into a showplace. Get suggestions on planting locations and tips to ensure your success.   Read More

Tulips By Bloom Time

Many people don’t realize there are more than a dozen different types of tulips, each with its own bloom time. Learn how to combine them to enjoy a long-lasting display of spring color.   Read More

Parrot Tulips: Fancy and Flamboyant

Parrot tulips are the most exotic of all tulips. Each blossom is a work of art! The flowers are extremely large and brightly colored and they come in unusual color combinations.   Read More

Fragrant Spring-Blooming Bulbs

The first flowers of spring are a wake up call for the senses and quickly erase memories of cold, grey days. Discover which spring-blooming bulbs are fragrant as well as colorful.   Read More

Alliums Are the High Fliers

VIDEO See how much color and excitement these big-blooming alliums can bring to your garden. They grow almost everywhere and are untroubled by deer and other pests.   Read More

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How to Design a Backyard Cutting Garden

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If you love making fresh flower arrangements, planting a cutting garden is the best way to ensure you will always have lots of beautiful, homegrown flowers, ready for the picking. The purpose of a cutting garden is different from a regular flower garden. You don’t need to worry about design basics like style, flow, scale and symmetry. In a cutting garden,

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6 Tips for Growing Clematis – the Queen of Climbers

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Clematis have an important role to play in any flower garden. As they scramble up trellises, climb over arbors and thread themselves through other plants, these perennial vines weave a rich tapestry of color and texture. Read on for six tips that will help you be successful growing the “queen of climbers.” Do Your Research There are many wonderful clematis varieties to choose from,

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