First Bulb Planting - Knowledgebase Question

Montgomery, Al
Question by jsanders1879
May 26, 2010
I planted the following 3-4 weeks ago: Bleeding Heart, peony, day lily. The have not come up. Was it to late to plant; will they come up?

Answer from NGA
May 26, 2010


I don't think it was too late to plant, but you certainly should see some growth within the next few weeks. Sometimes bulbs are slow to emerge - they need to grow roots before they can sprout up above ground level. Just give your new plants a little more time. I think you'll see some growth soon. Hope so!

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