Flowering Bulbs

Flowers growing from bulbs, not seed

Recent Work

  • Anemone & Candy tuft by AnnDixon
  • Gladiolus by Ana Belaj
  • Just for you by Ana Belaj
  • Lilycrest Hybrid by Marilyn Cornwell
  • A Golden Splendour by Marilyn Cornwell
  • Bright Tiger by Eileen McVey
  • Snowdrops by lezvee
  • Whispers Of Spring by AngieDavies
  • Lady in red by Rosie Brown
  • Reblooming Orchid by Eileen Brymer
  • Under A Tulip Umbrella by AngieDavies
  • Two Lilies by Marilyn Cornwell

About This Group

The Types of Bulb Flowers Definition from ehow.com
Bulbous perennials are called such because of the growth in the stem used to keep the energy and nutrients needed to grow year after year. Roots grow out from the underside of the bulb while the stalk comes from the top, so planting properly is important. Bulbs grow at the very base of the ground with most of the shape showing. They must be placed in shallow trenches versus just scattered like a seed. While there are only two types of true bulbs—-scaly and tunicate, flowers with corms, rhizomes, tubers and tuberous roots are often lumped into the same category as them.

Some commong bulbs are listed below
Allium bulbs
Amaryllis bulbs
Anemone
Bearded Iris
Begonia bulbs
Calla Lilies
Canna bulbs
Crocus bulbs
Daffodil / Narcissus bulbs
dahlia
day lilies
Freesia
Gladiolus bulbs (sword lily)
Grape hyacinth (Muscari)
Hyacinth bulbs
iris
Lilium (Lily) bulbs
Lycoris bulbs
Muscari bulbs (grape hyacinth)
Paperwhite bulbs
Ranunculus bulbs
Tulip bulbs
Ixia bulbs

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The winner of the" Gladiolus" challenge is AnnDixon with stunning picture"Miniature Gladioli Reaching UP"


Winner challenge-Three flowers-

Calla trio by Celeste Mookherjee
Winner challenge.“Crocus or Daffodils”

" Purple Spring Crocus" by AnnDixon
Winners challenge:“Flowering bulbs color white”

“Lily-of-the-Valley "by lezvee

“Field of White” by Tony Crehan
Winners avatar challenge

Snowflakes – April 2017 by cclaude
Winners challenge:" Beautiful dahlias"

Where troubles melt like lemon drops by Celeste Mookherjee
Winner Challenge;“Tulips”

*Intimate tulip abstract *by Celeste Mookherjee

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