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Article: Outdoor Bulbs for Spring and Fall Planting in the South: Leucojum

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Arlington, TX

June 16, 2008
10:44 PM

Post #5113527

I believe Leucojum should be added to this list. It's been the toughest and most reliable of flowering bulbs in our north Texas garden for many years. Forms huge clumps after a few years and blooms profusely for a couple of weeks in early to mid Spring. No pests, no problems, just give a bit of bone meal after blooming and in the early Spring. And unlike so many "snowbells" type bulbs, Leucojum definitely does not get lost in the garden; its bloom stems are up to two feet tall, and covered with flower clusters.
MitchF
Lindsay, OK
(Zone 7a)

June 17, 2008
12:26 AM

Post #5114009

Wonderful - never even have heard of this flower but thrilled to know about it now.

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