In addition to small pots, pack bulbs "shoulder-to-shoulder" in big containers for an abundant display in spring. Toss aside the spacing recommendations so you can get as many bulbs into the container that will fit.
Gorgeous rhododendrons in this beautiful shade of purple; they tend to get overgrown and "bushy." So, you can trimmed out the entire bottom making the bush into a tree; then planted some shade-loving plants beneath it.
How to plant container of spring-flowering bulbs-DO THIS IN FALL! A striking container of spring color: Cornus sanguinea ‘Midwinter Fire’, Tulipa ‘Orange Emperor’, and Muscari armeniacum ‘Christmas Pearl’.