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

Are You Ready to Enjoy an AMAZING Bulb Garden Next Spring?

Are You Ready to Enjoy an AMAZING Bulb Garden Next Spring?

Fall is for planting and our new Around the House Inspiration Book is filled with creative planting ideas for every location around your home! It’s available now as a freeRead More

6 Reasons Your Flower Garden Needs Alliums

6 Reasons Your Flower Garden Needs Alliums

Tulip season may be drawing to a close, but I can always count on alliums to grab the baton and lead my garden right into summer. Here are a fewRead More