Yesterday in the white garden I planted: 25 heirloom white turk’s cap lilies, 20 Mount Hood narcissus, 20 white hyacinth, and 40 Thalia narcissus. Here are some pictures of those flowers:
I’ve never planted this kind of lily so here is a picture from elsewhere:
Also from Scheeper’s, I bought the “festival” hyacinth, which have a looser bloom than the classic hyacinth:
I have Mount Hood and Thalia daffodils in the garden, but decided to add more for the white garden:
There’s nothing like planting bulbs in the fall. The gratification may be delayed, but then again I get a lot of satisfaction from just imagining the bulbs in the ground getting ready to emerge in Spring.