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A familiar bulb sparks passion both sides of the Atlantic—our exclusive photographs of five showstopping varieties of daffodils (and suggestions for similar alternatives to grow at home).
Now is the time to get forced bulbs ready—we show you how! Plus: How a gin cocktail keeps paperwhites short and manageable.
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Photos of Jacqueline van der Kloet's gardens around the world, showing her artful mix of fall bulbs in bloom in public gardens in New York and Holland and at her home. 
Dutch garden designer Jacqueline van der Kloet plants bulbs in an unusual way, creating painterly results in the garden. Our profile of this revolutionary designer—just in time for fall planting season!

 

Discover why parrot tulips are great for adding an early spring display to minimalist gardens.
Related Topics: Grow | Bulbs | Flowers | Modern | Spring
Jan S. Ohms, 85, the head of Van Engelen, John Scheepers, and John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds, three well-known bulb and seed catalogs, is dead.
Related Topics: Bulbs | obituaries
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The tulip fields of the Netherlands are currently bursting into bloom with fields of tulips, hyancinths, and other bulb flowers. Photographs of the country's flower fields in Bloembollenstreek, the bulb belt of the country, look like modern paintings of bright colors, made up of strips of thousands of colorful flowers.
Summer bulbs, which go in when the soil warms in spring, can be the easiest and most satisfying way to give your garden a hit of exotic color and fragrance during the hottest months of the year. Now is the time for gardeners in most parts of the country to make plans for and order summer bulbs, in order to get them in the dirt in April or May.
Related Topics: Products | White | Bulbs | catalogs | Flowers | plants | summer
Snowdrop fanatic David L. Culp—he has the second-largest collection in the country!—talks about this winter-blooming bulb, saying that "Anything that blooms against the odds has a place in my heart." Plus: His favorite plant pairings for the Giant Snowdrop.
Related Topics: Ideas | Pink | White | Yellow | Bulbs | Fresh | snowdrops | Winter
Discover a new old world of historic bulbs, and the many good reasons to grow them.
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