Questions about: Bulbs

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Janet
Answer: Bulbs are not at their prettiest when they begin to die down; the droopy, yellowing foliage can look little unsightly. But…. if you cut off ...
Answered: 03:51PM, 10 Oct 2013
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Maria
Answer: Dear Maria, I am assuming your orchids have no flower spikes at the moment. Re-pot your plants early in spring so that they have maximum time to re...
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Answered: 01:57PM, 31 Jul 2013
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Geoff
Answer: Hi Geoff, The bulbs can be planted out now that it is winter. When planting, keep the neck of the bulb at the soil surface. Hippeastrum prefers t...
Answered: 02:02PM, 10 Jul 2013
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Gerry
Answer: The amount of water your flowering cymbidium needs will depend upon the type of media in which it is growing and the temperature inside your home. ...
Answered: 01:37PM, 03 Jul 2013
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lisa
Answer: Crowded hippeastrum bulbs can be split during winter when they are dormant. When lifting, dig a fair distance away from the clump to avoid damage t...
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Answered: 01:34PM, 01 Jul 2013
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Betty
Answer: Hi Betty, From your description, it sounds like either aphid or mite attack. I have attached a link for you to read. Mites are particularly diffi...
Answered: 10:22AM, 26 Jun 2013
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Lyn
Answer: If planted at this time of year, freesia bulbs will produce foliage but may not flower. These bulbs should be planted in early to mid autumn as th...
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Answered: 02:31PM, 20 Jun 2013
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shirley
Answer: Liliums are planted from winter to early spring. The following website offers more info about this plant. http://www.tesselaar.net.au/growingguides...
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Answered: 03:33PM, 03 Apr 2013
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Stuart
Answer: Hi Stuart, This looks like a Nerine. This bulb flowers in autumn and certainly brightens up our gardens at this time of the year. Nerines tend to...
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Answered: 10:50AM, 14 Mar 2013
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Heather
Answer: Hi Heather, Your blue ginger plants are only young. They would still be developing their root system. Give them another 12 months and I am sure t...
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Answered: 04:39PM, 14 Feb 2013