Buy Flower BulbsThings to consider before you buy flower bulbs for your garden.
Spring flowering bulbs should be planted in the fall and can be ordered until the mid of December.
Tips For Purchasing Flower BulbsFirm and Solid plant today...Soft and Squishy throw away
Bulbs should be solid, firm and heavy for their size. If you have a large bulb and it is light compared to other bulbs of the same size, toss it away.
Check the tip and the bottom of the bulb to make sure they're firm.
Check for bruises, cuts and scrapesIt can be hard to tell on some bulbs if they have bruises or cuts. Sometimes you can softly rub your finger over the bulb and feel a slight dent. If so, you'll want to pass over that particular one.
Bulbs are graded
Newer Varieties Cost More
Bulb Catalogs To Buy Flower Bulbs OnlineGarden centers and local retail stores carry bulbs that sell the best for the area. If you want some really unique bulbs your best bet is to order them from bulb catalogs.
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Deer Resistant Bulbs
Spring is Nature's way of saying "let's party!"
Compost...because a rind is a terrible thing to waste.
To plant a bulb is to believe in the future.
A green thumb is nothing more than hard work and the desire to make things grow.
Albert E. Tuttle