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Bedazzling Bulbs ~ New for 2012

Bulbs are an easy way to add color, texture and bloom variety to your garden. They are easy to grow, quick to deliver, are relatively inexpensive and their versatility is unbeatable! They can be grown in most any garden situation, in pots, borders, rock gardens, grass and even indoors. Now’s the time to start planning for those spring flowering bulbs, but there's no need to confine your planting efforts to the garden. Don’t overlook those indoor bloomers like Amaryllis and Paperwhites for dramatic blooms to brighten your home this fall and winter. With over 100 varieties of bulbs, we are excited to add these new beauties to our bulb collection:

Hyacinth Double Hollyhock - exquisite, double crimson red flowers. This extremely fragrant spring bloomer is ideal in containers or borders, and is perfect for indoor-forcing. Flowers in mid spring. Prefers well-drained soil and full sun. Deer, squirrel and rabbit resistant. When planting, wear gloves to prevent skin irritation.

Narcissus Sweet Pomponette - large, long-lasting double Daffodil featuring varying shades of yellow. This delightfully fragrant Daffodil blooms mid spring and is the perfect companion alongside other Daffodils, or as a cut flower in bouquets. Plant in a sunny, well-drained location. Deer resistant.

Tulip Limelight - superb, chartreuse-yellow blooms that flowers in mid to late spring. Growth is vigorous in average garden soil and prefers full sun to partial shade. Perfect in borders, containers or as a cut flower in mixed bouquets.

Narcissus Sun Disc - dwarf Daffodil producing buttercup yellow flowers. Blooms mid to late spring. Ideal for naturalizing along a wooded area, in pots and in beds. Plant in well drained soil in shade to full sun. Vole and deer resistant.

Narcissus Erlicheer (Paperwhite) - double, creamy-white blossoms that are intensely fragrant. Blooms early to mid spring or can be forced indoors during the fall and winter months. Plant in full sun to partial shade.

Amaryllis La Paz - upper petals are dark coral while the lower petals are greenish-white rimmed with dark coral. The slender, spidery flowers bloom early spring or plant them indoors in the fall or winter. Prefers full sun.

Amaryllis Red Pearl - massive, saucer-shaped flowers in deep crimson red with darker throats. Plant indoors in the winter or outdoors in summer. Plant in full sun.

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