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From @Martha Stewart: "Once flowers fade and bulbs and tubers are dug up for winter storage, they pretty much all look alike. To ensure that you'll replant them in the right location next spring, write the variety or color of the plant directly on each bulb with a permanent marker. Then store the bulbs in peat moss or newspaper in a cool, dark place."

From @Martha Stewart: "Once flowers fade and bulbs and tubers are dug up for winter storage, they pretty much all look alike. To ensure that you'll replant them in the right location next spring, write the variety or color of the plant directly on each bulb with a permanent marker. Then store the bulbs in peat moss or newspaper in a cool, dark place."

How to store bulbs for the summer. In early fall dig up carefully. Let dry about two days outside, then indoors with good circulation 2 weeks. Refrigerate or 8-16 weeks and plant in  early spring, about Feb in Central FL

How to Store Flower Bulbs

How to store bulbs for the summer. In early fall dig up carefully. Let dry about two days outside, then indoors with good circulation 2 weeks. Refrigerate or 8-16 weeks and plant in early spring, about Feb in Central FL

Natural Insecticidal Soap Spray:   KILLS  aphids, mites, white flies, thrips, and mealy bugs.  Mix 1 1/2 tablespoons of biodegradable liquid soap...like Ivory or Murphy's, 1 quart of water,  and a couple drops of orange or lemon essential oil.  Add to spray bottle and shake.  Spray plant thoroughly covering underside of leaves as well.

How To Make Natural Garden Pesticides

Natural Insecticidal Soap Spray: KILLS aphids, mites, white flies, thrips, and mealy bugs. Mix 1 1/2 tablespoons of biodegradable liquid soap...like Ivory or Murphy's, 1 quart of water, and a couple drops of orange or lemon essential oil. Add to spray bottle and shake. Spray plant thoroughly covering underside of leaves as well.

How to plant your own amaryllis & paperwhites planter (Garden of Len & Barb Rosen)

Holiday Amaryllis & Paperwhite Bulb Planter

Natural Pest Repellent and more on MarthaStewart.com link

Natural Pest Repellent

(Narcissus dahlia 'King Alfred') A late-spring bloomer with a large trumpet; grows up to 20 inches tall. C: Plant 4 to 5 inches deep.

"Sandwich" Bulbs for Six Weeks of Blooms

(Narcissus dahlia 'King Alfred') A late-spring bloomer with a large trumpet; grows up to 20 inches tall. C: Plant 4 to 5 inches deep.

BLOG.SWEETPEABLOOMS.CA: Layering Bulbs :: How to get more bulbs into your urban garden

BLOG.SWEETPEABLOOMS.CA: Layering Bulbs :: How to get more bulbs into your urban garden

Cold storage 101--Good for storing through the winter these fresh fruits/veggies: potatoes, onions, garlic, carrots, beets, pumpkins, cabbage, peppers, corn, rhubarb, apples, pears, squash, other root vegetables.

{how to} Cold Storage 101

Cold storage 101--Good for storing through the winter these fresh fruits/veggies: potatoes, onions, garlic, carrots, beets, pumpkins, cabbage, peppers, corn, rhubarb, apples, pears, squash, other root vegetables.

you can easily turn a small space on your wall into a simple planting calendar. Find some ribbon and some clothespins, and arrange your seed packets by month. By hanging this handy "calendar" in your potting shed or garage (make sure it's a space that stays relatively cool and shaded), you'll always see at a glance which seeds you should be sowing next.

15 Ideas for Organizing Gardening Supplies

you can easily turn a small space on your wall into a simple planting calendar. Find some ribbon and some clothespins, and arrange your seed packets by month. By hanging this handy "calendar" in your potting shed or garage (make sure it's a space that stays relatively cool and shaded), you'll always see at a glance which seeds you should be sowing next.

How to Grow Indoor Flowers for a Holiday Bouquet - My sister starts paperwhites for the center of her Advent wreath.  By Christmas, she has blooming white flowers in the center of her wreath.

Growing Bulbs Indoors

How to Grow Indoor Flowers for a Holiday Bouquet - My sister starts paperwhites for the center of her Advent wreath. By Christmas, she has blooming white flowers in the center of her wreath.

Garden Rolodex - This is a clever way to keep track of the names and varieties of the plants that you have planted  in your garden.

Garden Rolodex

Garden Rolodex - This is a clever way to keep track of the names and varieties of the plants that you have planted in your garden.