Questions about: Bulbs

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Colin
Answer: Hi Colin, Usually packed bulbs will have a suggested time frame in which the bulbs should be plant. All bulbs, in their dormant stage, are living ...
Answered: 11:52AM, 14 Dec 2012
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Stuart
Answer: This plant looks like a hippeastrum. These bulbs are not suited for the coldest zones except as an indoor plant, they prefer warm to hot climate an...
Category: Bulbs
Tags: Hippeastrum
Answered: 12:40PM, 05 Nov 2012
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Suzanne
Answer: In warm areas gladioli corms can be planted from mid to late winter, in cooler zones from spring to early summer. They flower approximately 90 R...
Category: Bulbs
Tags: gladioli
Answered: 10:49AM, 10 Oct 2012
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Penny
Answer: Hi Penny, Wait until the hyacinth leaves have turned yellow before removing the bulbs from the soil. The bulbs can be stored in a open weave bag s...
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Answered: 02:33PM, 27 Aug 2012
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Jess
Answer: Hi Jess, Unfortunately tulip bulbs can be affected by fungal problems such as botrytis which is more likely to occur after cold weather. Aphids ca...
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Answered: 12:39PM, 31 Jul 2012
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Lili
Answer: Hi Lili, There are a number of plants that can be poisonous to cats. All parts of the Lilium plant are poisonous to cats if eaten. If you suspect...
Answered: 02:28PM, 16 Jul 2012
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Meryl
Answer: Hi Meryl, It is possible that it is the lily caterpillar that is causing this damage. This caterpillar is related to the cutworm and does considera...
Category: Bulbs
Answered: 04:10PM, 21 Jun 2012
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Elizabeth
Answer: Hi Elizabeth. Light is critical to colour clarity and plant height. Permanent shaded conditions can cause stem elongation, weaker growth resulting ...
Answered: 03:12PM, 29 May 2012
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Trish
Answer: Hi Trish, You can store arrowroot bulbs. You will need to lift the clumps of bulbs, shake off the excess soil and store them in a cool, well venti...
Answered: 10:09AM, 22 May 2012
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Elaine
Answer: Dear Elaine, The foliage of the Vallota or scarborough lily is evergreen in warm climates but may be deciduous in cooler areas. In Victoria, the bu...
Category: Bulbs
Tags: vallota lily
Answered: 11:41AM, 15 May 2012