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Paul’s Plant Picks: One of the many shining spring stars in the gardens, <i>Narcissi</i> ‘Rip Van Winkle’

Paul’s Plant Picks: One of the many shining spring stars in the gardens, Narcissi ‘Rip Van Winkle’

The recent warm temperatures and bright sunny days have resulted in an explosion of blooms throughout the gardens.  There are new surprises to delight with each passing day and in some instances...

Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Paul's Plant Picks

Bulb of the Month: Nerine & Narcissus

Bulb of the Month: Nerine & Narcissus

This month, I’m featuring two different bulbs—singing the praises of one that has just finished its spectacular flowering, and offering a tip about another that is probably growing indoors in...

Posted in: Dugald's Bulb of the Month, Flower Bulbs

Tips for planting bulbs

Tips for planting bulbs

Choose a planting area with good drainage so the bulbs won’t rot. Plant larger bulbs (daffodils, tulips and hyacinths) 20 centimetres (eight inches) deep; smaller bulbs such as crocus should...

Posted in: Flower Bulbs

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