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Tulips

Zone 87120 | drecio added on April 10, 2016 | Answered

I grew tulips in glass vases just before Easter. They grew brilliantly. Now I don't know what to do with the bulbs now that blooming is done. Help! I want to be able to plant them outside.

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    Downtoearthdigs
    Answered on April 10, 2016

    Tulips that have been forced do not come back very well when planted out.
    It never hurts to try though and I generally always plant mine in the garden and feed them with bulb booster fertilizer.
    Here are some articles for you.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/tulips/forcing-tulip-bulbs.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/tulips/growing-tulips-in-water.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/bgen/how-to-plant-a-flower-bulb-in-your-garden-after-winter-forcing.htm

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