Fall Flower Bulbs Planting Guide

All bulbs shown in the Fall Fundraising Brochure are shipped with detailed planting instructions and should be planted prior to the ground freezing to a depth in excess of three inches. Please plan your fundraiser according to your area’s geographical climate (see map), and we will ship your items within two weeks of receipt of order.

Fall Flower Bulbs Planting Guide

Bulbs & Plants

Height

Bloom

Planting Instructions

Daffodils
Narcissus
18 – 22″ April Plant 7″ deep, 7″ apart in sun or partial shade. Martinette – Plant 4″ deep, 4″ apart in sun or shade.
Tulips 18 – 30″ April – May Plant 6″ deep, 6″ apart in well-drained soil. Likes sun.
Hyacinths 8 – 10″ April Plant 5″ deep, 6″ apart in full sun.
Paperwhite Narcissus 16 – 18″ 4 to 5 weeks Plant indoors in soil, stones, or sand (any medium that will support root growth). Plant with top of bulb just above soil, or with water level at base of bulb.
Crocus 5″ March Plant 3″ deep, 3″ apart in sun or partial shade.
Purple Drumstick 2 – 3′ May – June Plant 4″ deep, 4 – 6″ apart in full sun.
Lilies 3 – 4′ July – September Plant 4″ deep, 6″ apart.
Iris 12″ June Plant 4″ deep, 4″ apart in loosened soil.
Windflowers 5″ April Plant 2″ deep, 2 – 4″ apart in full sun.
Alpine Bells 10 – 16″ June Plant 4″ deep, 6 – 8″ apart in full sun.
Heavenly Blue Bells 4 – 6″ April – May Plant 4″ deep, 3″ apart in sun or partial shade.
Striped Squill 4 – 6″ March – April Plant 3″ deep, 3″ apart in full sun or partial shade.