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Winter – An Important Time for a Flowerbulb

Winter – An Important Time for a Flowerbulb

Winter cold is essential to the life cycle of bulbs.   Bulbs begin to grow roots in the weeks after fall planting, prompted by the cooling soil. Then, preparation for winter begins, as some of the stored energy in the bulb changes into an “antifreeze” that protects it...
Iris Harmony: A Periodic Sprinkle

Iris Harmony: A Periodic Sprinkle

by Tovah Martin   Ever notice those blue blossoms pop from a distance? Especially in spring, when you are woefully weary of wall-to-wall white, you really pick up on blue flowers as you speed by on the street. So, when the Colorblends Spring Garden pops with Iris...
Snowdrops: Precocious Spring

Snowdrops: Precocious Spring

by Tovah Martin   You’ve been hoping for them. But still, Snowdrops always sneak up on you. Seems as though the snow has scarcely melted (and more might still come) when the Snowdrops stage their brave crusade against winter. Those first flowers send a clear...
Tommies to the Rescue

Tommies to the Rescue

by Tovah Martin For all our color-starved neighbors and friends, Tommies are the cure. They need only the slightest hope of sun, and whammo! They are popping up and performing. Some snow might greet them, but a dusting is fine. Tommies soldier on. At first, they look...
New to Bulbs

New to Bulbs

Bulbs 101 – The Short Course At Colorblends, we want you to have a great spring display. But let’s face it – planting is hard work. We suggest you order in small bites to learn what it takes to get bulbs planted in the fall. If you like the result in the...