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planting bulbs

Zone Red Bank, NJ 07701 | maryamanc added on October 18, 2016 | Answered

When should I plant my bulbs for tulips, lilies and hyacinths? I live in New Jersey.

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Alisma
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Answered on October 18, 2016

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.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/hyacinth/planting-and-care-of-hyacinths.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/lily/overwintering-lily-bulbs.htm

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