Planting Bulbs - Anemones (with video)

ProPlugger Co - Monday, November 05, 2012

Planting Anemone BulbsNot to be confused with sea anemone, a stinging polyp that lives under the sea, the land loving anemone is a spring flowering bulb that blooms right into the summer, and in some cases autumn. There are approximately 120 species of anemone, aka "windflower", giving the home gardener plenty of cool varieties to choose from. What's more, they come in several colors and different heights (from 6 inches to 30 inches). Read More


Planting Bulbs - Lilies - Lilium (with video)

ProPlugger Co - Tuesday, October 23, 2012

If you've planted early flowering bulbs like tulips, daffodils and crocus and enjoyed the show of color they provided, you'll want to keep the party going by planting lilies so you'll have some summer flowers to marvel over. There are many types of beautiful , colorful and fragrant lilies to choose from to get the party started in your summer garden. Read More


Planting Bulbs - Tulips (with video)

ProPlugger Co - Friday, October 12, 2012

Planting Tulip BulbsTulip flowers remind me of windmills and people wearing clogs, though Holland is only one of many parts of the world where you'll find them growing. They've been extremely popular down through the ages and in the 16th Century were actually collected and traded in Europe for exorbitant amounts of money, until it all crashed like the stock market of 1929. Read More


Planting bulbs - Daffodils (with video)

ProPlugger Co - Monday, October 08, 2012

Planting daffodil bulbsAlso known as narcissus, daffodils are one of the more hardy spring flower bulbs. They come in more varieties and color variations than a painter's hues. Daffodils are also resistant to deer and rabbits - yay! Once established, these spring flowering bulbs will bloom for many years to come.  Daffodils are fairly disease resistant and require very little fussing beyond the normal fertilizing, mulching, weeding, etc.  Read More


Plant Bulbs The Easy Way With ProPlugger (with video)

ProPlugger Co - Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Keukenhof HollandNothing's as pleasing as a spectacular mass of colorful tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. Getting those bulbs in the ground is another story. Planting those bulbs is hard on the ol' back, knees and other joints. Read More