What Were Your Favorite Spring Bulbs?

What Were Your Favorite Spring Bulbs?

We try our best to show you what our flower bulbs will really look like when they bloom in your garden. One of the ways we do this is by maintaining aRead More

How We Select the Best Flower Bulbs for Your Spring Garden

How We Select the Best Flower Bulbs for Your Spring Garden

The world’s flower farmers produce about 8.5 billion flower bulbs every year — and 80% of them are grown in Holland. Others try, but it’s difficult to compete with hundreds of years of experience and Holland’sRead More

Celebrating Spring Bulbs - From Bud to Bloom

Celebrating Spring Bulbs – From Bud to Bloom

One of the best things about spring-flowering bulbs is how quickly they come into bloom. At the first sign of warmer weather, they practically leap from the ground and burst into flower.  Spring bulbs areRead More

Early-Blooming Flower Bulbs Announce Spring's Return

Early-Blooming Flower Bulbs Announce Spring’s Return

Though the calendar says we still have a couple more weeks of winter, in many parts of the country, spring flower bulbs are already up and starting to bloom. Winter-weary gardeners are giving a collective sigh of relief andRead More

Planting Tips for Naturalizing Daffodils

Planting Tips for Naturalizing Daffodils

After months of harsh winter weather, I am desperate for flowers. And to my eyes, there’s nothing more satisfying than a meadow of daffodils: drifts of delicate blossoms, fluttering andRead More

Hurry Spring with Early-Blooming Bulbs

Hurry Spring with Early-Blooming Bulbs

I don’t care what the calendar says. At my house it’s not spring until I can see a flower in bloom. That’s why I count on snowdrops, crocuses and chionodoxa to fill my yearRead More

Want Bigger, Brighter Tulips? Plant Hybrids!

Want Bigger, Brighter Tulips? Plant Hybrids!

Hybrid tulips such as Rosy Delight, shown above in our trial gardens last spring, are outstanding performers and a great choice for any spring flower garden. What makes hybrid tulips so special?Read More

Color-Changing Tulips: New Varieties for Fall 2015

Color-Changing Tulips: New Varieties for Fall 2015

Holland’s flower bulb breeders are always working on something new. One development we’ve been watching closely is a range of new tulip varieties with built-in color variations. In some casesRead More

Plant Ornamental Allium Bulbs Now for Flowers Next Spring

Plant Ornamental Allium Bulbs Now for Flowers Next Spring

Alliums may be the easiest plants you’ll ever grow. The only tricky thing about them is remembering that they need to be planted in the fall, at the same timeRead More

Top Performing Tulips? Plant These Timeless Favorites

Top Performing Tulips? Plant These Timeless Favorites

There are thousands of different tulips to choose from, so how do you know which ones will give you the best results? Though each year brings a flurry of newRead More