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Re: Good combination to go with tulips

Message from KevinHoward

In forum: Garden design

Hey. Yes, I agree, Tulips are very delicate and neat flowers. I would choose something from spring flowers for them, for example Hyacinthoides Hispanica, Cyclamen, Puschkinia or Eranthis (Winter Aconite). You can find them here (url removed). These are also very beautiful flowers.

  • Posted: Fri. 9th October 2020 15:05

Hyacinthoides non-scrypta

Comment from Miriam Mesa-Villalba

In forum: Hyacinthoides non-scripta

When buying bluebells, ensure that the bulbs are from a legitimate supplier, as vast numbers of bluebell bulbs are stripped illegally from the wild every year. Moreover, some plants sold as bluebells are hybrid varieties, crossed with the Spanish bluebell, which have a far less rich colour and are less graceful in habit. Hybrid bluebells are apt to escape into the wild, and, being partly fertile, may interbreed with native bluebells.

  • Posted: Fri. 15th May 2009 18:43