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Bulbs and their cultivation.

A. J. Macself

Bulbs and their cultivation.

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Published by Collingridge in London .
Written in English


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First published 1930.

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Open LibraryOL13936248M

This comprehensive book by one of the world's leading authorities on lilies offers practical advice on cultivation, propagation, pests, and diseases, with suggestions for garden uses. The heart of the book documents the wild lily species, with particular emphasis on their history in cultivation and their use in hybridization. This is followed by an extensive listing and evaluation of currently. Cultivation. If you want to naturalize tulip bulbs, use growing techniques that allow the bulbs to make the most food they can before they become dormant to help them form flowers for the next year.


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TYPES OF BULBS. Bulbs can be separated into two main types: spring and summer. Spring bulbs: Also called hardy bulbs, these bulbs are planted in fall, spend winter in the ground, and flower in spring. Some of the more common spring bulbs are tulips, irises, daffodils, hyacinth, allium and bulbs need several weeks of cold temperatures to break their dormancy and flower to their.

Bulbs can produce rewarding and easy care plants, but you still should be on the lookout for pests. This article will cover some of the most common insects that infest flower bulbs and suggest some easy ways to prevent and eliminate those nasty buggers.

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Tulip bulbs are typically planted around late summer and fall, in well-drained soils. Tulips should be planted 10 to 15 cm (4 to 6 inches) apart from each other. The recommended hole depth is 10 to 20 cm (4 to 8 inches) deep, and is measured from the top of the bulb to the surface.

Therefore, larger tulip bulbs would require deeper : Tracheophytes. About this book. This is an illustrated guide to varieties, cultivation and care, with step-by-step instructions and over inspirational photographs.

There can be no better sign that winter is passing than the appearance of the first of the new season's spring bulbs pushing their way up through the ground.

This beautiful handbook. Store your bulbs at their temperature of dormancy. To make sure bulbs don’t grow while in containment, store them at a temperature that will keep them dormant without causing damage.

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THE BOOK OF HARDY FLOWERS grown by the Dutch, for in Holland immense areas are devoted to their cultivation. The bulbs should be planted in October or early in November, and covered with 4 inches of soil.

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Bulbs enable many common garden ornamentals, such as the narcissus, tulip, and hyacinth, to produce their flowers rapidly, almost precociously, in early spring when growing conditions are favourable.

Other bulb-producing plants, such as the lilies, flower in the summer, while a few, such as the meadow saffron, bloom in the fall. Bulb-producing species are especially abundant in the lily and. The Color Encyclopedia of Cape Bulbs. all the bulbous plants of the Cape Floral Region is an essential aid to the identification of all species presently in cultivation as well as the many others that are potentially valuable horticultural subjects.

The book is richly illustrated with high-quality color photographs of. all about hyacinths Hyacinths are spring-blooming bulbs with richly colored flowers and an incredible fragrance that can perfume your entire garden.

They bloom in mid-spring at the same time as daffodils and early tulips, and come in a rainbow of colors including white, cream, pink, rose, apricot, lavender, cobalt blue, deep purple and wine red.

The bulbs should be planted 4 to 6 in. deep and 6 in. apart in July in a sunny, well-drained position. Protect in winter with straw or bracken. Propagation is by the new bulbs produced every year. Tigridia. The unusual and exotic flowers of the tiger flower, Tigridia pavonia, are evocative of the country from which they come, Mexico.The cultivation of flower bulb is divided into two sectors: for forcing (flower bulbs used by professional growers for the production of cut flowers and potted plants) and for dry sales (flower bulbs for garden planting, flower pots, landscaping and parks).(Source: BULB).It is a most important object to arrange the bulbs in the bed, so that when in bloom the plants will make the greatest possible display.

If symptoms of frost appear after the bulbs are planted, the bed must be covered with fern, straw, or other similar protection; for though the tulip can scarcely be destroyed by the most rigorous frost known in this climate, yet a short exposure to even a.