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I have been given a bag of spring flowering bulbs (family member works in a retail outlet, bulbs didnt sell and were to be thrown out to make space for other seasonal plants). 

What should I do with them - store or plant them? 


  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 31,597

    plant them , they've got more chance of growing now than storing them for another season.

  • Kitty 2Kitty 2 ManchesterPosts: 5,150

    Check that they're not soft or mouldy, any that are have probably had it. Plant the rest. I've found forgotten bulbs in March image  they've survived and come good the following year image

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 77,352

    Yes - plant any that aren't squidgy and hope for the best image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh

  • Thank you all so much - know what I'll be doing tomorrow image

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