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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs

Growing Bulbs Indoors For The Holidays

Posted In: Bulbs
Usually, when we are getting ready for the winter season our minds are not thinking about blooming flowers or gardening. However, it’s super...

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Now is the Time to be Alert for Fall Bulbs

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In the fall, we are cheered by the arrival of bulbs that promise spring again soon. I have not the smallest wish to diminish that candle: it...

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

20 New Fall Planting Bulbs for 2019

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With the final days of summer slowly approaching it’s only natural for us gardeners to start planning for next year. The first thing to spri...

Friday, September 7, 2018

20 New Bulbs for 2018

Posted In: Bulbs
September is the month where all the new bulbs for Fall arrive and are put out on display. This year we are pleased to feature over 20 new v...
Posted In: Bulbs
Bulb growers are doing their best to make flower combinations as easy as possible. In fact, they have take away all of the guesswork and ris...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

New Flower Bulbs For 2017

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Is it possible that Christmas comes again in March? Every year, new summer blooming bulb varieties are introduced in March. This year's line...

Friday, October 7, 2016

7 Unique and Rare Bulbs for 2016

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The other day our bulb grower mentioned that they had a number of exceptionally unique and rare bulbs available this fall. Being B.C's plant...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

New Fall Bulb Combinations 2016

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Every Fall our bulb growers deliver the Colouful Companions Bulb Combinations that will be available to us for the season. The combinations ...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Canadian Celebration Tulips

Posted In: Bulbs
Ok, ok its hard to get too excited about bulbs. Well... this Fall we have a treat for you! As you may or may not know, Canada celebrates its...

Thursday, October 15, 2015

What's New In Bulbs 2015?

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I have to say, no plant gets me as close to feeling like a kid in a candy store as bulbs do!! The enticingly colourful packages sing out the...

Monday, September 14, 2015

2015 Colourful Companion Bulb Collections

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Colourful Companions are beautiful, well thought out combinations of flower bulbs that take all the guesswork out of flower combining and ga...

Monday, March 16, 2015

New Dahlias for 2015

Posted In: Bulbs
Dahlias are one of the most delightful plants for the summer garden. With hundreds, if not thousands of varieties available, in nearly every...

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Enjoy Amazing Amaryllis

Posted In: Bulbs
Amaryllis, or Hippeastrum are flowering bulbs from the subtropics of Central and Southern America. In their native climates, they are spring...

Sunday, September 7, 2014

New Flower Bulb Varieties for 2014

Posted In: Bulbs
Every year in September our fall planting, spring blooming flower bulbs arrive. Colourful tulips, delightful daffodils, fragrant hyacinths a...

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Martagon Lilies The Next Plant Craze

Posted In: Bulbs
Martagon lilies are a great addition to the garden as they are easy to grow and low maintenance. Although not very fast to multiply they ar...

Monday, March 10, 2014

Summer Flowering Bulbs

Posted In: Bulbs
Summer flowering bulbs are easy to grow and give a big impact in your flower garden. I use the term ‘bulb’ loosely because most of what you...

Friday, September 27, 2013

Six Colourful Companions

Flower Bulb Combinations

Posted In: Bulbs
Six colourful companion bulb packages to make bulb planting easy

Monday, September 16, 2013

Tulip Mania 2013

Posted In: Bulbs
In 1593 Tulips were brought from Turkey to the Netherlands. They quickly became sought after and the price increased steadily.Early tulips w...
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Now is the Time to be Alert for Fall Bulbs

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