Wisconsin State Horticultural Society / Annual report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society for the year ending July 1, 1921
Vol. LI (1921)
Trees and shrubs recommended, pp. 10-18 PDF (1.8 MB)
S - ateqSS-x;_ 18 FIFTY-FIRsT ANNUAL REPORT OF SPRING FLOWERING BULBS Tulips, Single dwarf early; Duc van Tholl, pink scarlet and white, Tulip medium season; Artus, red, Chrysolora, yellow, Cottage Maid, pink. Tulips, large flowering, late; Darwin; Gesneriana. Hyacinth single; Charles Dickens, pink, Baroness von Thizyll, white, Czar Peter, blue. Narcissus (daffodil), Von Sion, double, Emperor, single, poeticus and ornatus. Crocus; Mixed. Tulips and other Holland bulbs for outdoor blooming planted In September or October will bloom early in spring. BULBS FOR INDOOR CULTURE Narcissus: Von Sion (double), Emperor, princeps, poeticus, paper white, Chinese sacred lily. Hyacinths: Any variety. Bulbs for forcing should be potted in October or November and kept in a dark cellar for several weeks. When well rooted the pots may be brought to the light as desired for a succession of bloom. The paper white and Chinese lily may be grown in water and do not require the "dark" treatment.
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