Garden Solutions: Perennial Tulips

Perennial Tulips Most tulips frustrate me. Planting them is a lot of work and the task produces absolutely no instant gratification. You dig a hole, place the bulbs and bury them, with no results for several months. If you manage to protect them from the squirrels for the rest of the fall and from the…

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What's Blooming in Your Northern Garden? May 9

  What a difference a week makes! After an endless April and an early May snowstorm, the weather turned around this week, and the plants are taking off. Today’s photos are all about yellow: yellow tulips, yellow daffodils and, one of our favorite early bloomers, forsythia. Our northern garden finally has some color. The magnolias…

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