Weekend blog post #5 Spring bulb planting - the time is NOW!

September 10, 2017

Spring planting is one of my favourite kinds of gardening because it's so blooming easy. 

 

Basically all you have to do is pick up some 

bulbs, put them into compost and leave them over winter. Come spring you'll have beautiful blooms, spreading lots of cheer without really having to do much- it's a win, win! 

I buy my bulbs from a number of places; Wilko is one of the best for value, quality and choice; local garden centres and Sarah Raven has some specialist varieties if you want to splurge. This year {2018 Spring} I have gone for tulips, hyacinths, snowdrops, alliums, crocuses. There are so many different, pre