Planting tips

When is the best time to plant my flower bulbs?

By Ben Rotteveel on

Spring bulbs should be planted in fall, but when in fall exactly? It all depends on the temperature of the soil and where you live. In this blog we will look at the optimum times to plant your flower bulbs, so you’ll get the best results this spring.

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DutchGrown Flower Bulb Collections: Less Hassle, More Joy

By Ben Rotteveel on

Choosing individual flower bulb varieties to go together in your garden can be great fun, but sometimes choosing and deciding can get overwhelming. Why not let DutchGrown’s specially selected collections make things easier for you? In this blog post I discuss three collections to give you a taste of our range.

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Lasagna Planting: Layering Flower Bulbs for Constant Blooming

By Ben Rotteveel on

Stacking different varieties in one container for non-stop blooming? It’s possible with lasagna planting, which makes layered growing fun and easy with fabulous results.

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Gardening for a healthy body and mind

By Ben Rotteveel on

Working in your garden will give you beautiful flowers and lush greenery, but there is an extra bonus to be had: Gardening is proven to be extremely healthy. It lowers your stress levels, burns calories and tones your body. Let’s get digging!

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Dutch Masters: Painting Beautiful Flower Bulbs

By Ben Rotteveel on

In the 17th century the Dutch economy was booming, and an enormous amount of beautiful paintings were commissioned by the newly rich to showcase their wealth. The still lifes of that age depict many flowers that we still love to grow in our own gardens in 2018. Let DutchGrown take you on a guided tour through this museum of beautiful flower bulbs.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Flower Bulbs (2)

By Ben Rotteveel on

Flower bulbs are easy to plant and care for when you know which common pitfalls to avoid. In this blog I will answer a second selection of frequently asked questions, and help you to get the most out of your flower bulb-growing experience.

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