Winter flowering bulbs

Winter flowering bulbsIf you have been given winter flowering bulbs for Christmas or are growing your own to cheer up a dull January, here are a few tips to keep them tip-top.Compost dries out quickly in centrally heated rooms so check twice a week. Water from the bottom by standing the pot in a tray of water for an...

Bulbs, corms & tubers – the same but different

October sees the start of the main bulb planting season with daffodils, crocus, tulips and many more appearing in garden centres and nurseries.   But there is more to bulbs than the common spring flowering selections and understanding a bit about their lifecycle can help you to be more confident and more adventurous in your choices.In fact bulbs, corms and...