Checkered lily (Fritillaria meleagris) is a favourite of Karen Achenbach. (Garden Making photo)

25 recommendations for favourite bulbs

Heather White

From across Canada, 25 recommendations of favourite bulbs to consider planting, provided to Garden Making by gardening experts, writers and industry leaders

Glory of the snow naturalizes well. (Photo by Brendan Adam-Zwelling.)

Naturalizing minor bulbs

Judith Adam

Minor bulbs need to be planted once, then can spread into colonies of long-lasting flower carpets

Glory-of-the-snow (Photo by Ruhrfisc via Wikimedia Commons)

Minor bulbs make a big impact

Judith Adam

This cool spring has provided me with an opportunity to survey my garden’s small, minor bulbs to see which are still going strong, and which are disappearing.