Potted Calla lily care

I received a potted Calla lily as a gift and don’t know anything about it.  I would like some information on how to care for it. Potted Calla lilies will usually bloom for 4-6 weeks….

Estimating bloom time for stargazer lily

Bloom time for Oriental lilies Timing Stargazer lilies to bloom on schedule for a special occassion can be difficult.  Here is a general rule of thumb you can follow: Stargazer lilies are Oriental hybrid cultivars. …

Forcing spring bulbs

Forcing Spring bulbs It’s nice to have a pot of blooming bulbs in the dead of winter to remind us of the promise spring yet to come. Many bulbs can be forced to grow indoors…

Summer blooming bulbs

Bulbs are not just for spring. Summer blooming bulbs can be the perfect colorful addition to any container, flower bed, garden or hanging basket. They provide dramatic foliage, attractive blooms and fragrance when combined with…

Winterize elephant ear

I have a question about how to winterize Elephant Ears growing in my yard.  What needs to be done and how. Elephant ear, Alocasia are a semi-tropical tuberous bulbs that are hardy in zone 8-11…