Using Bulbs in Your Landscaping


Article by: Jill Dow

Naturalized bulbs , Daylily Just Plum Happy look beautiful , Daylily Just Plum Happy in a wooded setting. You can plant , Wrought Iron Patio Furniture is Easy to Clean for Summer them and leave them to multiply. After the bulbs , Orchids: A Luxurious Look That's Really Not Hard To Achieve bloom the foliage will die down, but you can interplant bulbs , Online Flower Shops with ground covers for a carefree and beautiful garden. , Real Men Use Reel Mowers

For a natural , Japanese Plum Yew - Cephalotaxus Harringtonia 'Prostrata' look you should arrange your bulbs , Picking up Roses for Your Landscape informally. If you toss them and plant , Gardening for Wildlife them where they land, with small adjustments for spacing, it'll look much better than if you arrange them.

Bulbs also work well in a perrenial garden. , Taking Care of Your Bonsai When your bulbs , A Bit About Bare Root Roses... finish blooming your perrenials , Patio Chair Covers are just ready to get started and they're now filling in the spaces and hiding the soon to be dormant foliage of your bulbs. , Picking up Roses for Your Landscape This is a great way to extend color , Waterfalls in the garden , Picking up Roses for Your Landscape for a good 6 weeks.

Summer bulbs , Wooden You Like to Know? A Primer to Wood Outdoor Furnishings can be used to fill in areas that need color , Outdoor Furniture: Exploring the Benefits of Teak when perrenials , Gardening have finished. Keep in mind that most summer , Flowers, An Annual Event bulbs do need to be dug up and stored over the winter. , Lighting your Garden with Perennial Bulbs The good part is that next season , Flowers, An Annual Event when you replant them you can totally redesign with them.

Whatever your garden , Soil Erosion Control style, make sure you add some bulbs. , Vegetable Garden Ideas They'll provide you with years of enjoyment!

Favorite Picks

Early Spring

Crocus, Grape Hyacinth, Early Tuplips, Hyacinths, Snow , Soil Erosion Control Drops

Mid Spring

Daffodil, Crown Imperial, Iris, Tulips


Dahlias, Gladiolus, Lily
J. Dow has been an avid gardener for the last 15 years. She faces the challenges of New Mexico's high desert a 6800 feet. Resource websites are and

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