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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)


Page 18


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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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