Bulbs for shade ?

J.E. Shields jshields@indy.net
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 14:30:45 PDT
I'd suggest the spring-growing Lycoris for light shade, especially LL. 
chinensis, longituba, and sprengeri.

If you consider Trillium to have "bulbs," they are native to shade 
here.  Other natives include Erythronium, Dicentra, Claytonia, and Arisaema 
(also non-native hardy species).

Jim Shields
in central Indiana

At 05:20 PM 7/28/2012 -0400, you wrote:

>I'm sure I am overlooking a bunch of stuff, but what are some good bulbs 
>for shade conditions, in zone 5b?

Jim Shields             USDA Zone 5
P.O. Box 92              WWW:    http://www.shieldsgardens.com/
Westfield, Indiana 46074, USA
Lat. 40° 02.8' N, Long. 086° 06.6' W

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