Double hollyhocks : Biennial plant that blooms the second year after sprouting. Select a south-facing, well-draining location in the garden that receives at least 6 hours of sun daily. Attracts butterflies - Gardening And Patio
Indoor Tulips - Fill glass container about with glass marbles or decorative rocks. Set tulip bulb on top of marbles or stones; pointed end up, add more marbles or rocks; so bulb is surrounded but not covered. Pour fresh water into the container.
Just beautiful.Reminds me of the rock gardens in our back yard when I was a child. They were full of Lilly of the Valley and we cleaned them every spring.I loved the Lilly of the Valley even as a very young girl.
Hyacinths are easy to grow and make excellent companions for other cool weather flowering plants such as Tulips, Daffodils, or Pansies.-----true harbingers of springtime and nothing, nothing touches that divine fragrance!
Solar Garden border at Great Dixter, a house in Northiam, East Sussex, England - photo by Jonathan Buckley; Allium hollandicum ‘Purple Sensation’ with Campanula patula and Erysimum allionii in the Solar garden at Great Dixter