Bulb planting depths vary depending on their size and species; but as a rule of thumb, most bulbs can be planted at a depth of approximately 3 times their own height. This explains some of my frustrations!
So most of us know that we should probably begin thinking about planting flower bulbs around now. But more than this can be a mystery. Where do I buy good flower bulbs? When do I plant them? How do I plant them – and most importantly which bulbs do I.
Spring containers: Fill containers with layers of yellow daffodils, fragrant purple hyacinth and perky crocus and let rest all winter long before sunny days wake up the bulbs in early spring. Read more at The Home Depot's Garden Club.
Planting Crocus bulbs in lawn ~ my step-grandma did this with one in the centre, with a circle of bulbs around it- she planted all white. Perhaps I'm easily impressed, but I thought it was so pretty. The lawn is ready to be cut by the time the crocus is