Planting Guide

All bulbs located on our Fundraising Flower Bulb website are shipped with detailed planting instructions. You may view the planting instructions below or download & print our Fundraising Flower Bulb Planting Guide pdf.

Spring Flower Bulbs Planting Guide

Bulbs & Plants

Height

Bloom

Planting Instructions

Anemone De Caen 8″ – 12″ May – June Plant 3″ deep and 3″ apart in sun or shade.
Blazing Stars 3′ – 4′ August – September Plant 5″ deep, 6″ apart in sun or shade.
Bleeding Heart 2′ – 3′ May – June Plant 5″ deep and 12″ apart in partial shade.
Camellia Begonias 6″ – 8″ Summer into Fall Plant 3″ deep, 6″ apart in partial shade.
Day-lily Stella D’Oro 18″ All Summer Plant 2″ deep, 8″ apart in sun.
Dutch Iris Mix 12″ 8 Weeks after planting Plant 4” deep, 4” apart in full sun.
Elf Lilies 16″ July – September Plant 6″ deep, 6″ apart in sun.
Four O’Clock 36″ – 48″ Mid Summer until Frost Plant vertically with top approx. 1″ below surface. Space 15-18″ apart.
Freesia Mix 12″ – 18″ June – July Plant 2″ deep, 3″ apart in full sun.
Gladiolus 4′ – 5′ 90 Days after planting Plant 3-4″ deep, 5″ apart in direct sun. May be planted as late as July. For a succession pair of blooms, plant every two weeks.
Hanging Shamrock 10″ – 12″ Throughout Summer into Fall Plant 1″ deep in full sun to partial shade.
Hanging Strawberry 10″ Spring & Summer (before fruit) Plant with crown even with soil, roots spread. Hang in sunny area.
Hosta 18″ – 32″ Late Summer, Foliage in Spring Plant 3″ deep, 6″ apart in partial shade.
Lavender Astilbe 18″ – 24″ June – August Plant with roots pointing down & slightly fanned, and the “eyes” (growing points) approx. 1″ below soil level. Space 12″ apart in partial sun to full shade.
Mini Amaryllis 6″ – 8″ Throughout Summer Plant 2″ deep, 3″ apart in sun
Floodlight Dahlia 3′ Summer & Fall Plant 6″ deep and 2-3′ apart after danger of frost in full / partial sun.
Stargazer Lilies 25″ – 30″ July – September Plant 4″ deep, 6″ apart in sun.
Strawberry Plants 10″ Spring & Summer (before fruit) Plant with crown even with soil, roots spread, in sunny area.
Tiger Lilies 3′ – 4′ July – September Plant 4″ deep, 6″ apart in full sun.