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27/09/2013 at 12:22

I have been given lots of spring bulbs. Far too many to use this year. Is there any way of storing them until next autumn please?

27/09/2013 at 12:30

The only thing I can suggest is to either pot them up - you can buy black buckets for a pound in diy stores and put holes in them - or if you have a little spare area of ground somewhere in your garden, you could just pop them all in there, like a nursery type bed. I've done that with some daffs in this garden as they were along the side wall where I intend putting an extension. Didn't want to just chuck them out.

27/09/2013 at 13:03

You could always do a bit of Guerilla gardening with any left over.

27/09/2013 at 13:49

The short answer is no, they won't keep if they're not planted so, if neither of the above solutions suits you, pass them on to a friend or neighbour who'd appreciate them.

29/09/2013 at 16:34

Thanks guys maybe I will try the black pots tip from Fairy girl

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