For that jaw dropping spring colour display you always see in the movies and magazines you need to plant your bulbs long before spring. You got it for spring colour you need to plant in Autumn when the temperatures drop, and the severe summer heat is over.
When selecting bulbs in South Africa there are so many options to consider both indigenous and exotic. Beneath are some of the best bulbs to plant in South Africa this Autumn.
Stunning sweet scented yellow flowers make daffodils one of the most recognized bulbs in gardens today. Plant them from around middle April to early June and keep them watered for a spectacular display in July to September.
These stunners have been grown and gardened with for centuries. Attractive double and single tubular flowers, produce sweet scents and are a good addition to any floral arrangement. Cut flowers last well in water and the flowering bulbs look stunning in the garden.