Planting tulips in May?

Asked May 21, 2016, 12:04 AM EDT

What are the ramifications of planting tulips in May? Would like to get them in the ground if possible.

Washington County Oregon bulbs tulips

1 Response

Tulips are best planted in the fall. But if they were overlooked at that time, we suggest gardeners plant them as soon as possible because they won’t last until this fall. That said, it’s uncertain what sort of results you will have by planting them now, in late May.