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Hunt"s big collections of spring-flowering bulbs

by William M. Hunt & Company

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Published by William M. Hunt & Company, Inc. in New York City, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Flowers,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Seeds

  • Edition Notes

    Title from p. 2-3.

    StatementWilliam M. Hunt & Company, Inc
    ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26241482M

    This is where we put all other Spring flowering Bulbs which are planted in the Autumn. Covering a huge range of different types from bright Anemones, to Bluebells and Snowdrops, as well as rockery specials like Chionodoxa (Glory of the Snow) .   Plant the bulbs in a clay pot and place it in a window. Plant as many bulbs as you can in one pot, but make sure that they don’t touch each other. More flowers in a pot makes for a really nice display. Don’t overwater and enjoy the flowers. Keep the Leaves. When your bulbs are finished flowering, don’t cut the leaves back immediately.

    Spring-Bulb Design Primer By C. Colston Burrell | April 2, The sheer exuberance of spring-flowering bulbs is a delight to our winter-weary, color-starved eyes. Their flowers burst forth from late January to June in a full range of hues—blue, purple, pink, red, .   In USDA Hardiness Zones , certain types of spring flowering bulbs need weeks of pre-chilling before they are planted in order to initiate the flowering process. In these warmer zones, gardeners can either purchase bulbs that have already been "pre-cooled", or give the bulbs an extended cold-treatment in the refrigerator (at 35 to 50 F.

    Spring-flowering bulbs should be planted in the autumn for displays next season. Some bulbs such as Tulips can be planted as late as November, but it’s best to get your bulbs in the ground so that they can establish a good root system before the weather becomes too cold.5/5(18).   Plant the bulbs " deep in clusters, spacing each bulb " apart. These bulbs do best in areas with dry summers, as dry, warm soil is required for the bulbs to set bloom the following year. Once blooming is complete, the strap-like leaves grow to about 15" in length. These leaves will disappear as the plant goes dormant, usually by early s:

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