The Q&A Archives: Summer Blooming Bulbs

Question: What summer bulbs can I plant in a pot together (like paperwhites or daffodils)?

Answer: Some of the smaller summer blooming bulbs (suitable for planting in containers) include Albuca humilis, Haemanthus coccineus (Blood Lily), Rhodohypoxis baurii, Cyrtanthus brachyscyphus (Fire Lily), Allium (Chives), Allium farreri, Roscoea humeana, Iris 'Cantab', Scilla, Hypoxis angustifolia (Starflower), and Colchicum (Meadow Saffron). Now is the time to plant these bulbs for bloom this summer.

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