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1 edition of Bulb book of selected tulips, hyacinths, narcissi, crocusses, etc found in the catalog.

Bulb book of selected tulips, hyacinths, narcissi, crocusses, etc

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bulbs (Plants),
  • Nursery stock,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nurseries (Horticulture)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementMichigan Bulb Propagating Co., Inc
    ContributionsHenry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 pages :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26359261M
    OCLC/WorldCa912414241


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Bulb book of selected tulips, hyacinths, narcissi, crocusses, etc by Michigan Bulb Propagating Co Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bulb book of selected tulips, hyacinths, narcissi, crocusses and miscellaneous bulbs / Michigan Bulb Propagating Co., Inc. by Michigan Bulb Propagating Co; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection. Selected species with interesting histories (e.g., hyacinths, tulips, lilies, narcissus) are treated to longer entries.

The entries are accompanied by photographs of individual blossoms. These are interspersed with lush two-page-spread images of gardens, masses of blooms, and single spectacular blooms/5(15).

Selected hyacinths, tulips, narcissus, crocus, Dutch iris and gladioli, etc.: price list / Michigan Bulb Propagating Co., Inc.

by Michigan Bulb Propagating Co; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog CollectionPages: 8. Flowers. Tulips Hyacinths Narcissi. Hardcover – January 1, by Andre (editor) Gloeckner (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ Author: Andre (editor) Gloeckner. Schultz's bulbs: hyacinths, tulips, crocus, narcissus, peonies, etc., etc., etc., for autumn planting by Schultz's Seed Store (Washington, D.C.); Henry G. Gilbert. Buy The Bulb Expert: The world's best-selling book on bulbs (Expert Books) Reissue by Hessayon, Dr D G (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low hyacinths. SPECIAL DEAL - Snowdrops - Galanthus nivalis (var. elwesii) Allium hollandicum Gladiator. SPECIAL DEAL - POTFULLS OF GRAPE HYACINTHS FOR JUST £, YES, JUST £!!. Blue Grape Hyacinths - Muscari armenicum.

Fritillaria imperialis Aurora - Crown Imperial Fritillary. SPECIAL DEAL - Usuallytoday just for THREE - Save over £8. I did learn this year from a bulb expert that surprisingly Paperwhite hyacinths prefer to be stored in warmer temps before one can get to planting them (like on the top of the fridge) while all other Dutch bulbs such hyacinths, tulips and other narcissus species prefer to spend their autumn much cooler, which protects their buds.

(40 deg.). Long- stemmed tulips intended for perennial use should be deadheaded, however, to keep them from investing so much energy in the production of seedpods instead of new bulbs.

When removing faded petals, there is no danger that these will fall between the leaf axils where they could be a source of fungal growth during wet periods. Description / Application / Shipment / Storage Bulb production.

In bulb cultivation, a distinction is made between spring-flowering and summer-flowering s plant the small bulbs (the planting stock) from this first group that includes tulips, narcissi, hyacinths and crocus in the autumn.

The flower bulb grower mulches the rows or beds of bulbs with straw to protect the bulbs during. Welcome to Old House Gardens, America’s expert source for heirloom flower bulbs!. Tough, gorgeous, and different, our bulbs have charmed gardeners from Thomas Jefferson to Martha Stewart, and our superb quality and service have won us rave reviews from gardeners all across the country.

A thousand years of beauty can be yours for the planting. We’ll look forward to serving you. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) catalogue of hyacinths, narcissus, tulips, crocus, lily bulbs, etc.

Item Preview remove-circle catalogue of hyacinths, narcissus, tulips, crocus, lily bulbs, etc. Although bulbs store food very efficiently, you need to give them a etc book start at planting time for best results.

Healthy soil allows the bulbs to make use of available food, and planting time is your only opportunity to get fertilizer down below the bulb. Don’t use bonemeal to fertilize bulbs. Bulbous plants for the garden; tulips, etc book, hyacinths, lilies, crocuses, lily of the valley, etc Item Preview remove-circle HTTP" link narcissi the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).

Pages: Call them early spring, mid spring and late spring. Now choose spring bulbs that bloom in each and, with minimal effort, you can have month after month of spring color.

Plant low-growing bulbs, such as grape hyacinths, in front of taller bulbs such as daffodils, or mingle the bulbs together for a more natural effect. Play with flower colors. They examine bulbs that will bloom in each of four seasons, as well as give guidance on such subjects as forcing bulbs successfully, pests and diseases, and naturalizing bulbs.

They go into the "big four" (crocuses, hyacinths, narcissus and tulips) in wonderful detail and pique our interest in lesser-known bulbs.5/5(2).

Narcissus Altun Ha (2 YYW-W) Hybridized by Englishman John Pearson inAltun Ha is a prized cross of Camelot and Daydream. It opens brilliant greenish-yellow with a white halo around its cup base and with a funnel-shaped, lemon-yellow cup. Indian Chief iris, – wine-red, raspberry, and bronze.

Loreley iris, – perfectly imperfect charmer. Mrs. Horace Darwin iris, – elegant white. Rarest for FALL Planting. moschatus daffodil, – demurely nodding “Swan’s Neck” Albatross daffodil. Flowers: tulips, hyacinths, narcissi by Drawn by Arlette Davids; text by Princess Bibesco and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at From the earliest harbingers of spring to the lilies of summer and the crocuses of fall, nothing adds color to a garden quite like bulbs do.

Use this fully illustrated, comprehensive guide to select the best bulbs to create an ever-changing parade of garden color.

In it you'll find: * The best cultivars of beloved hardy bulbs such as tulips and daffodils * Exciting new tender bulbs to grow for 5/5(2). Narcissi prefer well-draining soil, hate to get wet feet and love to be fed with a or granular organic flower bulb fertilizer three times a year.

Allow the foliage to thrive and die back naturally without braiding or premature removal. Product was shipped and arrived promptly as scheduled. The bulbs appeared healthy and ready to sprout.

I've planted the bulbs in pots and await their emergence and bloom. Crocus bloom later here due to the long summer and late arrival of cool weather.

UPDATE: All the bulbs are sprouting now. Where squirrels are a problem, consider growing bulbs other than tulips and crocus. Most other bulbs (narcissus, hyacinths, etc.) are either unpalatable to squirrels or poisonous to them. They may dig up or nibble one, but will soon learn to leave the inedible ones alone.

Corm of a titan arum (Amorphophallus titanium). Photo: www-eiu-edu. This technique is called “pre-chilling” and is commonly used to make tulips, hyacinths, narcissus, crocus, etc.

flower in regions where they normally wouldn’t bloom because the winter isn’t cold enough for them (spring bulbs are cold climate plants: without a cold winter, they won’t flower).

Exceptionally floriferous, it is also a good forcer. Narcissus Class: Trumpet or Long Cupped Daffodils (Royal Horticultural Society Division 1). Bulb size: 15/17 cm. April. HZ: 18" to 20". Narcissi are The Art & Soul of Spring. Narcissus Horticultural Tips Narcissus Forcing Tips.

"After perusing Forcing, Etc. even those with the blackest of thumbs will want to try forcing bulbs and spring branches" -- Rebecca's Garden, January "Award winning author, Katherine Whiteside brings the glorious color and scent of flower gardens indoors in this beautifully photographed book."/5(13).

With a little careful choosing you can have tulips in flower from March to the end of May. It’s easy to be overwhelmed by the enormous choice of tulips in our specialist range. Let us help you. Have a look at our specially selected collections of beautiful spring bulbs.

Bulbs. Some of our favourite garden plants are bulbs, including daffodils, tulips, snowdrops, crocus, lilies and gladioli. Planted while they are dormant, it usually takes just a few months for them to grow and bloom.

They really are the buried treasure of the garden. As all Jonquillas, it performs well in warmer areas. Narcissus Class: Jonquilla (Royal Horticultural Society Division 7).

Bulb size: 12/14 cm. May. HZ: 14" to 16". Narcissi are The Art & Soul of Spring. Narcissus Horticultural Tips. True bulbs. True bulbs, such as daffodils, tulips, hyacinths, and snowdrops, often have a papery skin or tunic on the outside, much like an onion.

Bulbs with a papery covering are called tunicate tunic helps protect the bulb from drying out when it’s resting or waiting to be planted. Composed for the warmer climates of horticultural zones 8 thro our special Southland Gold Medal Narcissus Mixture includes Trumpet Daffodil Dutch Master; Large Cupped Narcissi Fortissimo, Fortune, Ice Follies and Pink Charm; Double Narcissi Cheerfulness and Yellow Cheerfulness; Split-Cup Narcissus Orangery; Tazetta Narcissus Avalanche and Geranium; Jonquilla Narcissi Hillstar; and.

Now that spring bulbs (tulips, narcissus, hyacinths, crocus, etc.) have finished or almost finished blooming, depending on your climate, all that remains for you to do is let the foliage “mature” (turn yellow and dry up). Afterwards, if the dead leaves are still visible, you can remove them without harming the plant: their role is done.

Our fluffy, frilly and fragrant Double Narcissus Mixture includes Double Narcissi Bridal Crown, Cheerfulness, Delnashaugh, Dick Wilden, Flower Parade, Tahiti and Yellow sus Class: Double (Royal Horticultural Society Division 4). Narcissus Ara (6 W-Y) Ara is a graceful, early-blooming award-winner with reflexed, ivory-white petals encircling the most perfect, extremely long, gleaming lemon-yellow trumpet with a paler base.

Hybridized by the Dutch firm of W. Leenen, Ara is considerably taller than most Cyclamineus varieties and steals the show when planted in large. SAVE THE HYACINTHS. — Hyacinths are the most endangered garden bulbs. InD. Ferry offered — twice the number of tulips and ten times the number of daffodils.

But today you’ll find very few in most catalogs and gardens. What a loss. Fragrant and quaint, hyacinths bring a rainbow of color into the garden well before tulip time. Narcissus Faith (2 W-P) Named in honor of Faith Ohms, this magnificent, outward-facing award-winner has bright white petals framing a vivid salmon-pink trumpet with a rolled rim, a green-yellow eye and a darker, apricot-pink halo.

Whether in contrasting or complementary shades, achieving a bulb-flower color mass requires you to plant every square foot of space. For the larger types (tulips, narcissi and hyacinths), allow 4 inches, at most, from the center of one bulb to the center of the next.

This is approximately 80 bulbs. Snowy white, richly fragrant, and hardy to zone 3, double pheasant’s-eyes appear on almost every daffodil list from Clusius’s in to catalogs of the early s. Although they can be erratic bloomers, in long, cool springs and well-watered soils they’re heavenly.

poeticus ‘Plenus’, 4 W-W, ”, zones 3a-6b (8bWC), from. Narcissus Lingerie (4 W-Y) Lingerie is an outward-facing, strong-stemmed Murray Evans hybrid.

It has large, perfectly formed, 4" double flowers with snow-white petticoat layers interspersed with lemon-yellow petaloid whorls. The bulbs in our forced bulb collections (which may include Crocus, Hyacinths, Iris, Muscari, Narcissus, and Tulips) arrive potted, with a layer of protective Spanish Moss on top.

With a pair of scissors, snip the rubber band that holds the Spanish Moss in place. You may discard the Moss, or use it as a decorative element on top of the pots. Availability The following bulbs & perennials are in stock and shipping same day!This special edition of Bulbs and Bulb Culture was written by David Taylor Fish, and first published inmaking it years old.

This book gives you all the necessary tools you need for success in bulb culture, and covers varieties like Snowdrop, Crocus, Tulip, Hyacinth, Narcissus, Scilla, Gladiolus, Lily, Dahlia, and many more.Daffodil Bulbs | Narcissus Bulbs Cultivate daffodil bulbs en masse for a fantastic spring show.

With colours ranging from white and yellow through to delicate pinks, Thompson & Morgan's selection of daffodil bulbs and narcissus bulbs is sure to have something for your garden.