storing tulip bulbs - Knowledgebase Question

Nashville, Te
Question by jrbrundage
June 16, 2008
i dug up several tulip bulbs this week. They bloomed beautifully this spring but the squirrels usually dig them up before next spring. what can i do with the bulbs until i plant them in the fall?

Answer from NGA
June 16, 2008


Store your bulbs in a cool place (under 75F). If you have a closet or someplace indoors to keep them, that would be best. Next best would be in a garage. Plant them outdoors in late September or early October.

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