Did you forget to plant bulbs? Use the 'instant planting' method - a method in which bulbs have been forced in pots and then planted as mature plants as soon as their shoots become visible. Daffodils, hyacinths, tulips and grape hyacinths that are almost ready to bloom are widely available from January through March. And their bright springtime colors can be enjoyed for weeks.

  • Planting a number of these pots containing the same variety creates containers full plants ready to burst into bloom.
Anemone blanda 'Blue Shades'

Anemone blanda 'Blue Shades'

Tulipa Barcelona, Tulip Barcelona, Tulipe Barcelona, pink tulips

Tulip 'Barcelona'

Muscari Armeniacum, Grape Hyacinth

Muscari Armeniacum

Tulip 'Pinocchio', Tulipa Pinocchio, Tulipe Pinocchio

Tulip 'Pinocchio'

Instead of using potted bulbs of the same variety, mix and match! Combine varieties that will look nice together.

Narcissus'Carlton',Tulipa 'Orange Emperor', Daffodil Carlton, Tulip Orange Emperor

Narcissus 'Carlton' & Tulip 'Orange Emperor'

Scilla mischtschenkoana, Anemone blanda 'Blue Shades, Tulip Calgary

Scilla, Anemone blanda 'Blue Shades, Tulip 'Calgary'

Hyacinthus Delft Blue, Tulip Calgary, Hyacinth Delft Blue, Tulipa Calgary

Hyacinthus 'Blue Festival' & Tulip 'Calgary'

Hyacinthus Blue Festival, Muscari Armeniacum

Hyacinthus Blue Festival & Muscari

  • Bring spring colors and sweet fragrance to your windows!
Fritillaria uva-vulpis,Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant',Narcissus 'Erlicheer',Tulipa 'Flaming Parrot',Tulipa 'Mustang ®' Fritillaria uva-vulpis,Leucojum aestivum,Narcissus 'Erlicheer',Tulips 'Flaming Parrot' & 'Mustang' Hyacinthus 'Anna Liza',Hyacinthus 'Yellow Queen',Narcissus 'tete a tete',Tulip 'Cilesta',Tulip 'Miranda' Hyacinthus 'Anna Liza' & 'Yellow Queen',Narcissus 'Tête à Tête',Tulips 'Cilesta' & 'Miranda'

Isn't 'instant planting" the perfect solution for anyone who forgot to plant flower bulbs in the fall?