Gee Tee Bulbs at the Spalding Flower Parade

Gee Tee Bulbs at the Spalding Flower Parade

The warehouse is finally tidy, our feet are rested, and the whole Gee-Tee Family are full of pride! Our Bee-Movie themed float for the 2024 Spalding Flower Parade was a huge success. Large crowds lining the streets and a wonderful atmosphere, it was a really great...
Lasagne Planting Spring Bulbs

Lasagne Planting Spring Bulbs

What is Lasagne Planting? Just like the layers of a savoury lasagne, this planting technique involves stacking different types of flower bulbs to create a stunning display of colours and textures all from one pot. The latest-flowering bulbs are planted at the bottom,...
Gee Tee Bulb Collections & Mixtures

Gee Tee Bulb Collections & Mixtures

It can be tricky choosing from our range of bulbs and plants, knowing how they might work together to fill a gap in your border or to make the pots on your patio look great. There are a few things to consider, such as flowering times, colour combinations, heights and...
Is Iris a bulb or a rhizome?

Is Iris a bulb or a rhizome?

The answer is both! Dependant on the variety. Very generally speaking, rhizome type iris produce larger flowers, including bearded type flowers, while bulb type iris produce smaller flowers which are suited to rock gardens or the front of borders to provide early...
Growing bulbs from seeds

Growing bulbs from seeds

Snowdrop and bluebell seeds are best propagated in autumn for the best germinating conditions. To get started, collect seed heads from healthy, disease free plants when they’re ripe and let them dry out until they open up. Once they’ve opened, you can easily remove...
Tulip Fire

Tulip Fire

Tulip Fire, also known as Tulip Breaking Virus is a plant virus that affects many species of the genus Tulipa. It is a form of botrytis that is caused by rotting or damaged tissue, including old bulbs, dead flower petals and decomposing leaves. It is exacerbated by...