We’ve all experienced it — You spend hours meticulously planting your favorite Fall-Planted Bulbs in the ground, already anticipating the glorious rainbow of blooms to come in the spring. But, almost as soon as you plant them, you see bulbs scattered across your lawn and huge holes dug into your beds. The deer and rabbits have gotten to them and all of your hard work has been ruined! Well, gardeners, we’re here to help.
June 26, 2014
Â· Amanda Shepard Â· 2 Comments
Tags: allium, daffodils, Deer Resistant, Deer Resistant Bulbs, fall planting, Grape Hyacinths, hyacinths Â· Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Fall, How-Tos
With the gorgeous display of Spring-Blooming Bulbs either in full swing or on its way in much of the country, our customers are asking “How do I care for my Bulbs once they are done blooming?” We are here to help with instructions on how (and why) to care for your precious Bulbs once they have finished blooming for the spring.
April 17, 2014
Â· Amanda Shepard Â· 3 Comments
Tags: Bulb Maintenance, daffodils, fall planted bulbs, hyacinths, Spring Maintenance, Spring-Blooming Bulbs, tulips Â· Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Fall, Gardening in Spring and Summer, How-Tos, Perennials, Wildflowers
Our customers take our products and plant them together in endless displays of fabulous color. We’ve taken a few of our favorite customer photos and explained exactly how you can “get their look” in your garden. Bonus: All can be planted this fall. Enjoy!
August 22, 2013
Â· Amanda Shepard Â· One Comment
Tags: Creeping Phlox, daffodils, fall planting, Grape Hyacinths, hyacinths, tulips, virginia bluebells Â· Posted in: Customer Stories, Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Fall, How-Tos, Perennials
Although squirrel and gopher watching may be a fun pastime for you and your family, their tendency to snack on freshly-planted bulbs is not so amusing. Donâ€™t let this discourage you from planting these gorgeous spring-bloomers â€“ With a few simple steps you can keep hungry critters away and enjoy the fruits of your labor come spring!
Drought and limited water resources have become a challenge for gardeners throughout the country. However, this does not mean that gardeners with limited water resources cannot enjoy beautiful blooms â€“ It is all about choosing the right plants. Fall-Planted Bulbs such as Daffodils, Tulips, Allium, Crocus, and more are extremely drought-tolerant and only require initial watering when they are first planted, producing gorgeous blooms come spring.
"What is the difference between bulbs I can purchase at American Meadows and the bulbs from the Big Box Store?" This is a question our customer service team gets often throughout the year. The answer is simple- our bulbs are of the highest quality, size, and are fully guaranteed to grow. Trusting our products and [...]