Where Spring Bulbs Fail, Dahlia Blooms Hearty and Hale

Where Spring Bulbs Fail, Dahlia Blooms Hearty and Hale
I love, no, adore flowers! I don’t discriminate, as I’m equally enamored by wildflowers, perennials, blooming fruit trees, and shrubs, but the blooms I love best are the spring bulbs. They are some of the first signs of colorful plant life after a long and dreary winter. Still, it’s the lovely dahlia blooms that thrive in my garden. Where Spring Bulbs Fail, Dahlia Blooms Hearty and Hale Due to my love of spring bulbs you would think my yard is rife with them, but you would be wrong. Here’s the thing, I have planted hundreds of bulbs in my lifetime with very little to show for it. When I was first learning to garden, I suspect I paid scant attention to the depth I planted the bulbs and/or which end is up.  Since then I’ve learned a few things, but I still don’t seem to have much luck. … Read More