Saturday June 6, 2020

Bulbs to put a spring in your step

With plenty of thrifty deals being offered on bulbs, now is the perfect time of year to experiment with them in your garden

19th November, 2017
Fritillaries add a bit of variety Pic: Carien van Boxtel

At this time of year, many suppliers offer great deals on bulbs in a bid to get them out of warehouses and into the ground. Take advantage of this to try something other than the daffodils and tulips that are regularly supplied.

Below is a list of bulbs, some small, some tall, but all of which add interest to the spring garden. Some, such as Ipheion, Scilla and Chionodoxa, once established, fall into the category...

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