Gardening Guides

About Bulbs

You plant them now to enjoy them later – so goes the story of bulbs in the garden. The articles in this section offer tips and recommendations for choosing and using these magical plants in the ground or in containers.

What's Inside


While they typically get grouped together as “bulbs,” not all bulbous plants are the same. Learn more about these remarkable growers – from their specific classifications to choosing the best ones for your planting purpose.


Featured Plants

From the popular spring daffodil to winter-blooming amaryllis, bulbous plants can be enjoyed year-round, indoors and out!



Planting bulbs is a simple process that yields amazing results. The trick is to get them in the ground at the right time…and have a little patience as you wait for the bloomin’ show to start!


Care & Maintenance

A little care and maintenance can go a long way in helping your bulbs shine. Learn more about how to keep your plants as healthy and bright as possible.

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