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bstafiej
Mar 16, 2015 7:28 PM CST
Are there any bulbs I can plant in April that will bloom in mid to late summer? I live in Spartanburg SC. THANKS
Name: Anne
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Xeramtheum
Mar 16, 2015 8:45 PM CST
Hi Bstafiej and welcome to ATP!!

Crocosmia is a good one .. they start blooming around July here in the Low Country. You'll want to keep them in pots though as they can become invasive pretty quickly!

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bstafiej
Mar 16, 2015 10:37 PM CST
Thank You! I will give them a try! Happy gardening
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tarev
Mar 17, 2015 12:06 AM CST
You can also try Eucomis and Hymenocallis bulbs.
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abhege
Mar 17, 2015 7:28 PM CST
And gladiolus.

bstafiej
Mar 17, 2015 7:46 PM CST
Thank You!
abhege said:And gladiolus.



bstafiej
Mar 17, 2015 7:51 PM CST
THANK EVERYONE FOR YOUR SUGGESTIONS I LIVE IN ZONE 7b
I have already purchased Crocosmia and will plant tomorrow. I will post a photo once they grow Thumbs up
Name: Anne
Summerville, SC (Zone 8a)
Only dead fish go with the flow!
Plant and/or Seed Trader Birds Cat Lover Greenhouse Tropicals Bulbs
Seed Starter Garden Ideas: Master Level Hibiscus Hybridizer Garden Sages Butterflies
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Xeramtheum
Mar 17, 2015 7:57 PM CST
Looking forward to it!
"The Universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope; It speaks in the language of trust; It speaks in the language of strength, and the language of compassion. It is the language of the heart and the language of the soul. But always, it is the same voice. It is the voice of our ancestors, speaking through us, And the voice of our inheritors, waiting to be born. It is the small, still voice that says: We are one. No matter the blood; No matter the skin; No matter the world; No matter the star; We are one. No matter the pain; No matter the darkness; No matter the loss; No matter the fear; We are one. Here, gathered together in common cause. we agree to recognize this singular truth, and this singular rule: That we must be kind to one another, because each voice enriches us and ennobles us, and each voice lost diminishes us. We are the voice of the Universe, the soul of creation, the fire that will light the way to a better future. We are one."

G'Kar
Name: Arlene
Grantville, GA (Zone 8a)
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abhege
Mar 17, 2015 8:10 PM CST
And I forgot, Welcome!


bstafiej
Mar 17, 2015 9:16 PM CST
Thank You!

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