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Baby Shower Bulb Mix

Beautiful and Fragrant. Pastel pink tulips bloom with blue hyacinths. Like a new baby's own garden!

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Details:

Height: 10-18" tall
Bulb Spacing: 8 bulbs per sq. ft.
Bloom Time: Mid spring
Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Shipping: Shipping begins in September based on ground temperatures, coldest zones first.

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Details
SKU 24COMBO8
Common Name Baby Shower Mix of Tulips and Hyacinths
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Ships As Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Pink, Blue
Estimated Mature Height 10-18" tall
Bulb Spacing 8 bulbs per sq. ft.
Planting Depth Plant 6" deep
Bloom Time Mid spring
Planting Season Fall
Will Tolerate Loamy Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining
Suggested Uses Fragrant, Containers, Cut Flowers, Borders, Showy Flowers
Ships to Canada No
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

    White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

  • Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

    Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

  • Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

    Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

Description
Here's an innovative mixture--the true blues of Dutch hyacinth plus their intoxicating perfume, matched with pastel pink tulips. They'll bloom together for a spring symphony of baby colors: pink and blue.

Mix includes 5 Apricot Beauty Tulips and 3 Blue Jacket Hyacinths.

Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

    White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

  • Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

    Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

  • Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

    Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

Reviews

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American MeadowsBaby Shower Bulb Mix
 
4.7

(based on 3 reviews)

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Pros

  • Fragrant (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

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      5.0

      The Photo says it all

      By Flower Luv'r

      from NE Vermont

      About Me Avid Gardener

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Fragrant
      • Low Maintenance
      • Reliable Growth
      • Vivid Colors

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Border Control
        • Cut Flowers
        • Raised Beds

        Comments about American Meadows Baby Shower Bulb Mix:

        I planted these beauties in a circular garden that also contains Tet-a-Tet Daffodils & Grape Hyacinths. They were the first Tulips to bloom. The Hyacinths offset the Tulips so beautifully, & they are right outside the bedroom window, so I just love looking at them. At first I thought they would be a little too pale, but as they opened, the color deepened. I can't think of a single thing I don't like about them.

         
        5.0

        mix

        By aratliff227

        from Indianapolis, IN

        About Me Avid Gardener

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Fragrant
        • Large Bulb Size
        • Low Maintenance
        • Vivid Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Border Control
          • Cut Flowers

          Comments about American Meadows Baby Shower Bulb Mix:

          The are beautiful!

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Vivid color

          By life lover

          from Sterling, Il

          About Me Avid Gardener

          Pros

          • Accurate Instructions
          • Attractive
          • Fragrant
          • Hardy
          • Healthy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Garden

            Comments about American Meadows Baby Shower Bulb Mix:

            Loved the speed in which I received my bulbs. the instructions were clear and the end results-they looked just like the advertisement on the web!

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

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            What is a "Quality Bulb," and Why Does Bulb Quality Matter?

            Flower bulbs come in a wide variety of sizes. It is important to get the largest, best quality bulbs you can find. Larger bulbs help to ensure success, producing larger and stronger plants with more flowers.

            Several flower bulbs are part of the onion family, and because of this I like to use Onions as a representation of how important bulb size is. Which of the onions on your shelf go bad first? The smallest ones! Larger onions are more resilient, taking longer to dry out/rot and can withstand swings in temperature better. Flower bulbs are the same. Larger bulbs will withstand disease, draught, large amounts of moisture, and colder temperatures significantly better than the smaller ones.

            Here at American Meadows we are committed to providing you with the highest quality bulbs. This means we do everything we can to source the largest bulbs possible. Below is a comparison of bulbs purchased from three different retail stores:

            Each of the glass tubes contains 20 Dutch Master Daffodils. Starting from the left, the first tube is what is sold here at American Meadows, the middle tube was purchased at a local “Home Supply” box store, and the third is another online retailer. The difference is easily noticeable.

            The next picture is the same comparison, but with Tulip Bulbs:

            Again, our bulbs are quite a bit larger than other retailers.

            Other things to be aware of when it comes to bulb quality is making sure they are firm and without signs of external damage or cracking. Do your best to avoid bulbs that are already growing and have shoots or freshly grown roots. This is difficult when purchasing online, but if you are ordering through a reputable company, they should be checking for these things regularly.

            Next time you are looking to buy bulbs, think about how much time you put into planning and planting your garden and then anxiously waiting for your flowers to grow and bloom. Don’t be disappointed after all that effort by planting sub-par bulbs. Buy the largest, firmest, disease free bulbs you can afford, and you will have the best possible results.

            Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
            • White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

              White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

            • Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

              Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

            • Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

              Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

            Shipping

            Shipping begins in September based on ground temperatures, coldest zones first.

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            As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Fall bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial orders may arrive separately from bulbs and seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our Shipping Information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 270-5187 or Contact Us by email.

            Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
            • White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

              White Hyacinth in Glass Vase

            • Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

              Lily Flowered Tulip Bulbs Elegant Lady

            • Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

              Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Mixed Pink

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