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Links and Reviews for Bulbs & More

The following 91 sites have linked to our Bulbs & More website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.


Lycos Internet Directory
http://dir.lycos.com/Home/Gardens/Bulbs/
"Learn all about selecting, planting and landscaping with bulbs."

ABC Central
http://www.my-edu2.com/EDU/garden1.htm

All About Lawns - Planning and Planting a Spring Garden - Sources
http://www.allaboutlawns.com/lawn-maintenance-care/planting-and-repair/planning-and-planting-a-spring-garden-10299.php

Amazon Askville - Can I store amaryllis bulbs to plant later? If so, what do I need to do?
http://askville.amazon.com/store-amaryllis-bulbs-plant/AnswerViewer.do?requestId=6572796

Aorangi Bulb Nurseries Ltd - Links Page
http://www.aorangi.co.nz/Links.htm

Audubon Naturalist Society - ANS GreenKids - Amazing Amaryllis - Other Resources
http://www.audubonnaturalist.org/Images2/greenkids/lessonplans/lessonamazamaryllisgr3jan09.doc

Bella Online - Bulb Gardening Site - Interesting Facts & Lore
http://www.bellaonline.com/subjects/151.asp

Bella OnLine, The Voice of Women
http://www.bellaonline.com/subjects/138.asp

Bella Online: The Voice of Women
http://www.bellaonline.com/subjects/138.asp
"Lots of basic information from the University of Illinois Extension Service"

Blogs de Ciencia
http://divulgarciencia.com/author/jrf/page/2/
"Paisagismo com bolbos Na University of Illinois"

Callies Garden - Flower Types - Garden Articles
http://calliesgardens.com/flower-types.htm

Camp Connect - Science Social Studies
http://twi.classroom.com/workshops/barnwell_sci/Hotlists/science_res.htm

Chicago Tribune - The Chicago Gardener Blog - Leave the Leaves
http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/chicago_gardener/bulbs/page/2/

Chicago Tribune Blog - Chicago Gardener - What Can You Do with Unplanted Bulbs?
http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/chicago_gardener/2007/12/what-can-you-do.html

Clean Air Gardening - A Winter Gardening Checklist
http://www.cleanairgardening.com/winter-tips.html

Dmoz Open Directory
http://newhoo.com/Home/Gardening/Plants/Bulbs/
"Learn about selecting, planting and landscaping with bulbs."

eHow - Taking Care of Daffodil Bulbs - Resources
http://www.ehow.com/how-does_4778326_taking-care-daffodil-bulbs.html

Electronic Naturalist - Light Bulbs
http://www.enaturalist.org/unit/41/fr
"This activity will require you to purchase a few bulbs but it really is worth the expense. You should be able to purchase bulbs from a local nursery (be sure you have instructions for indoor growth) or log on to the www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bulbs/planting.html website for ordering and instructions over the internet."

Essex Library Association - Reference Tools
http://essexlibrary1.wordpress.com/category/reference-tools/page/5/

Extension.org - Flowers:Bulbs - What is a bulb?
http://www.extension.org/pages/Flowers:_Bulbs

Federal Citizen Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cfocus/cfgardening02/focus.htm

Federal Citizens Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cfocus/cfgardening02/focus.htm

Flower of the Month Club
http://www.flowermonthclub.com/2007/01/flower-bulb-guides-and-care.html
"University of Illinois Extension Not all bulbs are created the same. Check out this detailed explanation of the types and structures of different bulbs."

Flower of the Month Club - Flower Resources - Flower Bulbs Guides and Care
http://www.flowermonthclub.com/blog/2007_01_01_archive.html

Garden - Trade Worlds
http://garden.tradeworlds.com/web_category_2107.html

Garden Time Online
http://www.gardentimeonline.com/Bulbs.html

Government of Prince Edward Island - InfoPEI
http://www.gov.pe.ca/infopei/index.php3?number=19146&lang=E
"Bulb Basics, Bulb Selection, Planting and Care, Spring Flowering Bulbs"

Granny’s Garden School - Bulb Parts and Life Cycle Lesson Plan - Sources
http://grannysgardenschool.com/600-k-00-a-bulb-parts-and-life-cycle.doc

Irving Park Garden Club - Blog - University of Illinois Extension has Great Info on their Website
http://irvingparkgardenclub.wordpress.com/2011/02/

Joliet Garden Club
http://www.jolietgardenclub.com/

Kids Gardening News - Bulbs - Background
http://www.kidsgardening.com/2005.kids.garden.news/sept/pg1.html

Kids Gardening News - Bulbs - Background
http://www.kidsgardening.com/2005.kids.garden.news/sept/pg1.pdf

Kids Gardening.org - Growing Ideas - Classroom Projects
http://www.kidsgardening.com/growingideas/projects/sept03/pg2.pdf

KidsGardening.com
http://www.kidsgardening.com/growingideas/projects/sept03/pg2.html
"Here are some Web sites your students might visit to dig deeper into the histories of these delightful packages"

Loudoun County Master Gardeners - Bulb Bed
http://www.loudouncountymastergardeners.org/Demo%20Garden%20Pages/bulb.htm

Love to Know Garden - Home, Garden and Events - Garden - Garden Basics - Flower Guides
http://garden.lovetoknow.com/wiki/Flower_Guides

Lukol.com
http://www.lukol.com/Top/Home/Gardening/Plants/Bulbs
"Learn about selecting, planting and landscaping with bulbs."

Men's Garden Club of Villa
http://www.homegardening.org/links.html

Men's Garden Club of Villa Park - Links
http://www.homegardening.org/links.html
"Plant Specific Sites Bulbs & More"

Nurseries Online.com.au - Groqing Bulbs in the Home Garden - Links
http://www.nurseriesonline.com.au/Articles/Bulbs%20fact%20Sheet%20.html

Oregon Live - Homes & Gardens Updates - Plant Bulbs Soon for Spring Color
http://blog.oregonlive.com/homesandgardens/2007/11/fall_bulbs.html
"Here's good advice on why it's important to fertilize."

Pacific Northwest Title
http://www.pnwt.com/newsletters/aug00.html#4

Penn State Master Gardeners Blog - Planning Ahead - Growing Spring-Blooming Bulbs Outdoors
http://blogs.mcall.com/master_gardeners/2008/10/planning-ahea-1.html
"This fact sheet from the University of Illinois (and its links) quickly and efficiently answer most of the questions people ask me about spring-flowering bulbs: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bulbs/planting.html"

Potter's Blog - More Bulb Fact Sheets
http://pottersonline.ca/blog/2008/09/more-bulb-fact-sheets/
"Here’s a good bulb fact sheet I found from The University of Illinois"

Prince Edward Island, Canada
http://www.gov.pe.ca/infoipe/index.php3?number=19146&lang=F

Quinta Do Sargacal Blog - Planning a Bulb Garden
http://www.sargacal.com/2006/03/11/planear-um-jardim-de-bolbos/

Red's Garden Center (Northbrook, IL)
http://www.redsgardencenter.com/september.html

Resource Help - Gardening - Bulb Resources
http://www.resourcehelp.com/garden_bulb.htm

Rocky Mountain Gardening Forum - Planting Bulbs
http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load/rmgard/msg1014280230140.html
"Here's a link to a site with really good basic bulb info. Bulbs & More"

SavvyConsumer.org
http://www.savvyconsumer.org/cfocus/cfgardening02/focus.htm
"You can grow flowers from seeds, seedlings, or bulbs."

Science 3 - 18 - Scottish Schools Equipment Research Center - Teacher's Guide
http://www.science3-18.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=536:lt-d11-teachers-guide&catid=280:lt-d11&Itemid=604

St. Louis Public Library - Fall Bulbs - Fall Bulbs for Dazzling Perennial Bloom
http://www.slpl.org/slpl/interests/article240117365.asp

SuperHomeCenter.com
http://www.superhomecenter.com/attic/links/garden_bulbs_links.htm
"Learn about selecting, planting and landscaping with bulbs."

Tao Herb Farm
http://www.taoherbfarm.com/herbs/resources/3dbulb1g.htm

The Chicago Gardener - A Chicago Tribune Blog - Leave the Leaves
http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/chicago_gardener/2007/05/leave_the_leave.html

The Flower Expert - Daffodils - Interesting Information on this Topic
http://www.theflowerexpert.com/content/mostpopularflowers/morepopularflowers/daffodil

The Gardener's Network - Flower Links - More Information
http://www.gardenersnet.com/flower/links.htm

The Home Know It All Blog - Planting Spring Bulbs
http://www.thehomeknowitall.com/the_home_knowitall/2007/09/index.html

The Morning Call - Penn State Master Gardeners Blog - Growing Spring-Blooming Bulbs Outdoors
http://blogs.mcall.com/master_gardeners/2008/10/index.html
"This fact sheet from the University of Illinois (and its links) quickly and efficiently answer most of the questions people ask me about spring-flowering bulbs: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bulbs/planting.html"

The new Perennial Club
http://www.perennials.com/gardenersresource.html
"Storing Tender Flower Bulbs for the Winter, from the University of Illinois Extension"

The Stopped Clock Blog - That's the Way They're Supposed to Look - Hyachinths
http://thestoppedclock.blogspot.com/2007/04/thats-way-theyre-supposed-to-look-seth.html

Tri-County Farm - Bulb Information
http://www.tricountyfarm.org/oregon_bulbs.asp
"Information provided by the University of Illinois Extension http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu"

Tulipan
http://tulipan.lap.hu/
"University of Illinois Extension"

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/forums/showthread.php?t=8072

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/forums/showthread.php?t=14156

University of California - Agriculture and Natural Resources
http://ucce.ucdavis.edu/datastore/detailreport.cfm?usernumber=23&surveynumber=290

University of Florida - Daylilies - Other Sites
http://gardeningsolutions.ifas.ufl.edu/giam/plants_and_grasses/flowering_plants/daylilies.html

University of Florida Extension - Gardening Solutions - Daylilies
http://gardeningsolutions.ifas.ufl.edu/giam/plants_and_grasses/flowering_plants/daylilies.html

University of Idaho Extension
http://www.extension.uidaho.edu/idahogardens/op/bf_care.htm

University of Idaho Extension - Canyon County - Flowers & Foliage
http://extension.ag.uidaho.edu/canyon/horticulture/hortlinks.htm

University of Idaho Extension - Herbaceous Ornamentals - Bulb Flowers
http://www.extension.uidaho.edu/idahogardens/op/bf_care.htm

University of Idaho Extension - Herbaceous Ornamentals - Bulb Flowers
http://www.extension.uidaho.edu/idahogardens/op/bf_plantselection.htm
"A University of Illinois web site provides pictures and descriptions of common spring bulbs at: http://web.aces.uiuc.edu/urban/bulbs/springbulbs.html . From the University of Illinois , a detailed discussion of how to use bulbs in the landscape: http://web.aces.uiuc.edu/urban/bulbs/landscaping.html"

University of Idaho Extension - Idaho Landscapes & Gardens
http://www.extension.uidaho.edu/idahogardens/op/bf_planting.htm
"Another excellent resource is the University of Illinois Bulbs and More website: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bulbs/planting.html."

University of Idaho Extension - Planting Bulbs
http://www.extension.uidaho.edu/idahogardens/op/bf_planting.htm
"Another excellent resource is the University of Illinois Bulbs and More web site: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/bulbs/planting.html."

University of Minnesota Extension - Ask a Master Gardener - Fall Planting Hardy Bulbs
http://www.extension.umn.edu/yardandgarden/AAMG/bulbs/fallguide.html

University of Missouri Extension - Bollinger County - The "Grow Zone"
http://extension.missouri.edu/Bollinger/Donna's_GrowZone/Grow_Zone.shtml
"Planting Bulbs for Spring Flowers - Fall 2007 Bulbs and More: Planting and Care - University of Illinois Extension"

University of Missouri Extension - Bollinger County - The "Grow-Zone" - Topics of Interest
http://extension.missouri.edu/Bollinger/Donna's_GrowZone/Grow_Zone.shtml

University of Tennessee - Department of Plant Sciences - Horticultural Internet Technology
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/layout.htm

University of Tennessee - Department of Plant Sciences - PLSC 448
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/project_paper.htm

University of Tennessee - Horticultural Internet Technology
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/project_paper.htm
"Extension publication: Bulbs and More"

University of Tennessee - Plant Sciences - Horticultural Internet Technology
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/layout.htm
"Bulbs & More"

University of Tennessee Knoxville - Plant Sciences - Horticultural Internet Technology
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/site_components.htm

University of Washington - Elisabeth C. Miller Library - Information Resources for Bulbs - Websites
http://depts.washington.edu/hortlib/resources/booklists_data/bulbs.pdf

Universtiy of Tennessee - Agriculture - Horticultural Internet Technology - Banner Examples
http://plantsciences.utk.edu/PLSC448/banners.htm

Vocational Information Center
http://www.khake.com/page79.html

Vocational Information Center
http://www.khake.com/page79.html

Washington State University - Horticulture & Landscape Architecture
http://classes.hortla.wsu.edu/hort232/optionalread.html
"Reviews the differences between true bulbs and other storage organs."

West Chester Area School District - Garden Design
http://schools.wcasd.net/FernHill/Grade%20Levels/Gifted/Garden%20Design.htm

Yahoo Answers - Home & Garden - Garden & Lanscape - Planting Tulip Bulbs
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080510212356AA4qyrT

Yahoo Answers - Home & Garden - Garden & Lanscape - Windflowers
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20080421181412AA5ToaX

Yahoo Answers - Where Can I Find Out How Deep To Plant Bulbs in Zone 7
http://br.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20071212044521AA1rkh1
"Here is a great guide that should help you with bulb planting and care."

 

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