when is the right time to separate bulbs?
When is the right time to separate bulbs?
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
It really depends on the bulb, but generally the spring blooming types are best lifted and divided in fall once the foliage has died back (in warmer zones, they may even require chilling) while other types can be divided in spring. For more info, this article should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/bgen/propagate-flower-bulbs.htm