HomeGrown combines exotic flowering bulbs with its own Big Sting this week in a look at daffodils, tulips, wasps, hornets, and yellowjackets. The University of Kentucky’s Lee Townsend explains the habits and haunts of the armed and sometimes dangerous insects. Joanne Vandenberg Ohms, president of Van Engelen Bulb Company, talks about some exotic new bulbs, as well as the time-tested favorites, and how and where to best plant them.
Find out more:
- Van Engelen Company
- John Scheepers Inc.
- Tulips Aren’t the Only Fall Bulbs
- Lee Townsend
- Controlling wasps, hornets, and yellowjackets