Tulip Planting Time?

Answer In the late 1500s, travelers transported tulips from Asia across Europe and into northern Africa. By 1593, tulips had reached the Netherlands. The Netherlands sent 100,000 tulip bulbs to Ottawa, Ca... Read More »

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Help planting tulip seeds.?

Tulips and other bulb and tuberous plants do not seed. They propagate by building small bulblets next to the parent below the soil at the base of the stem. After the plant flowers and still have... Read More »

How long do i refrigerate tulip bulbs before planting?

If you live in a humid climate you need to refrigerate your tulip bulbs for six to eight weeks before planting. You should place the bulbs in a paper bag and make sure you don't store fruit in your... Read More »

When is best time to set out tulip bulbs?

On One Hand: Set Out Tulips at the End of AutumnIn the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S., tulip bulbs are usually set out at the end of autumn. The following spring, they will bloom. According to the... Read More »

What time of the year do you plant tulip bulbs?

Tulips require a chilling period, before blooming in the spring. Plant them in the fall, before the ground freezes in your location. However, in warmer climates, place the tulip bulbs in paper towe... Read More »