When should I plant my bulbs for tulips, lilies and hyacinths? I live in New Jersey.
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Tulip and hyacinth bulbs should be planted in fall. The best time to plant lilies varies by the variety. Since some are winter-hardy in New Jersey and others are not, some varieties need to be stored over the winter and planted in spring, while others can be planted in fall.