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!
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
Need help planting your fall bulbs? This post gives insight and tips for planting fall bulbs when and how to plant bulbs for next spring. It also gives you a list of the different types of bulbs th… - Garden Zine
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.
I never thought to plant bulbs over the top of other bulbs, going to try this for my spring planted bulbs. 'For sequential waves of flowers, plant a "bulb sandwich" layering crocus, tulip and daffodil bulbs in the same hole'
How to Plant Bulbs in a Container - planting in fall and leaving outside during winter will bring forth better blooms because of the exposure to winter cold. Need to remember this when we tear out the side garden