By Bill Collins
When we think of spring bulbs in our garden we usually picture tulips and daffodils. These are wonderful but there are so many other minor bulbs that can be used in the garden. By selecting many of these you can extend the spring bloom time in your garden. Some can bloom as early as February or early March depending on the weather. Others will bloom along with or after the tulips and daffodils in April and May. They are often most effective when they are planted in large patches or sweeps.
Here is a list of our favorites: