Virginia Bluebells, any to spare?

pam39September 12, 2007

Hi Everyone!

How are Virginia Bluebells grown? Do the bulbs look like tulip bulbs? And......... does anyone have any to spare? Please let me know if you do.

Thanks!

Pam in Boston

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botanybob(Northern Idaho)

Virginia bluebells - Mertensia virginica do not have a bulb as far as I know, just regular roots.

    Bookmark   September 19, 2007 at 3:34PM
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waplummer(Z5 NY)

They go dormant after setting seed and unless someone knows exactly where to dig they would be difficult to find. they have a tapering carroot-like root.

    Bookmark   September 29, 2007 at 10:06PM
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