Category Archives: Roses, Peonies, Tulips, etc

ROSES, Planting, Pruning and General Care.

I think the Roseis the most loved of all the garden flowers. In Spring, you see them for sale everywhere, from garden centers, to your local supermarket. They are also available through mail order catalog companies. Roses come packaged a … Continue reading

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TULIPS…Planting, Fertilizing, and Maintenance.

When I think about tulips, two holidays come to mind, Easter and Mother’s Day. Many people get a pot of tulips as an Easter plant. In my neck of the woods, tulips are synonymous with Mother’s Day. Albany, NY, being … Continue reading

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DAFFODILS…Planting, Fertilizing, and Maintenance.

It is almost time for the daffodils to bloom here at Whimsey Hill House. I always expect them to be blooming around the middle-end of April, when a late Easter is celebrated. Over a two-year period, in 1995 and 1996, … Continue reading

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Planting Spring Flowering Bulbs / tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, etc.

This posting might be a bit late, but it is NOT to late to plant Spring Flowering Bulbs. As a matter of fact, being a bit late in the season, you will probably get them on sale, as compared to … Continue reading

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