Spring and the garden are such a dreamy combination, because what you plant now will make your yard and balcony beautiful in summer. It’s a joy to see the garden wake up after winter. The highlights are the spring bulbs, tree blossom and flowering shrubs
Bulbs that you force into bloom starting at this time of the year keep summer around a little longer and excite our souls with the promise of the upcoming spring. Forcing bulbs indoors in the winter months is very simple and always worth the tiny amount
Fall is the time to plant spring-blooming bulbs such as tulips, daffodils, crocus and alliums. Before ordering your bulbs, here are a few tips to guarantee great results next spring. Pick a Color Theme Interior designers often work with a color palette –
Place bulbs shoulder to shoulder across the surface of the soil, leaving no space between them. Then top off with more potting soil so the bulbs are just slightly below the surface. Water each container thoroughly, and finish with a layer of mulch.
Check out this nifty guide for planting bulbs (how deep and when)
So most of us know that we should probably begin thinking about planting flower bulbs around now. Where do I buy good flower bulbs? When do I plant them? How do I plant them – and most importantly which bulbs do I.