Southern Hemisphere Bulb Extravaganza

Jane McGary janemcgary@earthlink.net
Sun, 20 Mar 2016 09:11:42 PDT
Various species and hybrids of Leucocoryne can be had in flower in late 
spring here in Oregon, but I don't know how they would be managed in 
Chicago. The hybrids were at one time available from Dutch suppliers, 
but I haven't noticed them in their catalogs lately.

Jane McGary
Portland, Oregon, USA


On 3/19/2016 6:49 PM, Laura & Dave wrote:
> Hi Boyce
>   One plant that I'd suggest is Eucrosia mirabilis.  I've only seen it 
> in flower once, at the United States Botanic Garden  in D.C., but it 
> was breathtaking.  However, I don't know if it would work for your 
> show, as it was flowering in late Spring.  This might be a problem 
> with many of the bulbs, as they switch hemispheres.
> Dave Brastow






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