Bulb Growing 101

Everything you need to grow beautiful spring bulbs

Choosing the perfect bulb variety

Autumn is the best time to plant and feed flowering bulbs for a splash of colour in your garden. Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths or freesias - whatever your bloom of choice, filling your piece of paradise with fragrant floral displays will reward you with a stunning show and bring you joy on the daily.

Tui Bulb Mix

Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths or freesias, whatever your bloom of choice may be, filling your piece of paradise with fragrant floral displays will bring joy on a daily basis. Tui Bulb Mix is a free draining planting mix containing the right blend of nutrients to provide your bulbs with the best possible start and sustained growth throughout the season. We’ve added seaweed to this mix, to ensure your bulbs stay healthy. Use in your garden beds, pots and containers and watch your bulbs reach their powering potential before your eyes. This bag is recyclable through the soft plastics recycling scheme, it just needs to be clean and dry. Learn how to clean and dry your Tui growing media bags here.

Bulb Growing Guide

Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths or freesias – whatever your bloom of choice may be, filling your piece of paradise with fragrant floral displays will bring joy on a daily basis.

Kent & Stowe Hand Bulb Planter

The Kent & Stowe Hand Bulb Planter is ideal for planting bulbs, seed potatoes and bedding plants. Made from lightweight, durable, polished carbon steel to minimise soil adhesion, and featuring a serrated edge for easy entry into the soil. The Kent & Stowe Hand Bulb Planter allows planting to a diameter of 6cm and includes a 4 inch measurement scale for accurate planting depth. The ergonomic wooden handle adds comfort during use.   

Tips for Beautiful Bulbs

If you're getting a jump-start on spring and planting your bulbs now, we have put together our tips to ensure you have a stunning spring show.

Tui Bulb Food

Tulips, daffodils, hyacinths or freesias - whatever your bloom of choice may be, filling your piece of paradise with fragrant floral displays will bring joy on a daily basis. Tui Bulb Food is blended with all the necessary nutrients, including calcium, to stimulate maximum flowering and healthy bulb growth. Suitable to use for all varieties of flowering bulbs. Use in your garden beds, and watch your bulbs reach their flowering potential before your eyes. N-P-K  2-5-6 + S, Ca, Mg & trace elements.

Should I soak dry Gladioli bulbs before planting?

Should I soak dry Gladioli bulbs before planting?