Darwin tulips

'Daydream' Darwin tulip (Garden Making photo)

Long-lasting Darwin tulips

Judith Adam

Darwin tulips are the longest-lasting tulip bulbs I know. When planted in a bright location, they reliably return for many years, and perhaps indefinitely.

'Yellow Apeldoorn' tulips are reliable rebloomers.

It’s tulip time

Judith Adam

May is prime time for tulips, and perhaps you have some thick stands of stems with buds beginning to turn colour.

Rudbeckia nitida 'Herbstonne' (Photo by Brendan Zwelling)

Plant therapy needed after the heat and wind

Judith Adam

The past summer’s intense high heat and forceful winds were challenging for plant health, causing leaf tissues to desiccate and raising soil temperature in the root zone. Make sure to give your plants appropriate plant therapy so they can spring back.