"Rhonda, they are propagated by rhizome division here in Australia as very few Heliconias set seed here.........I don't know where you live but they are almost exclusively for the tropics and subtropics......some people in Sydney grow them very…"
"If you dig up & store your tulips dry over summer they will do better-- replant in fall. You must feed them heavily to bloom. My tulips are usually eaten from below. The culprits are what I call "wireworms" chewing the roots even in…"
"Aaah another Pacific NW gardener! My daffs are attacked by slugs (tiny ones in early spring) every year. I use sluggo also. The trouble is, if you don't knock the buggers off the blooms in wet weather they will just stay up inside the flowers…"