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Deadhead Spring Flowering Bulbs


A frequently asked question from our customers is what do I do with my daffodils, tulips and hyacinths when they’re done flowering? A common mistake is to cut off the green foliage after flowering which causes the bulb not to flower next year or possibly to expire. When the flowers...

Tags: Bulbs, Flowers, spring

Iris Gardening

Ben HenryMay 17, '20

August to September planting will help establish a healthy root system before the cold weather sets in. Iris still may be planted in September and October if the fall is exceptionally warm! Iris need at least 5 hours of sun. Full sun is preferred. It’s very important to keep your...

Tags: Bulbs, fall, Flowers


Ben HenryMay 17, '20

Allium Family: Liliaceace (Alliaceae)Common Name: Allium or Ornamental Onion Ever wonder what those wild looking purple globe flowers attached to a long stem are? They’re Alliums, a real favorite of our customers. Netherland Bulb Company supplies us with a wide variety Of Alliums which arrive with our shipments of spring...

Tags: fall, Flowers