Planting tulip bulbs

Asked August 29, 2016, 1:01 AM EDT

In my garden squirrels was digging out newly planted tulip bulbs in the past few years. How do I protect my tulips bulbs from squirrels this year? Alex Bernstein

Hennepin County Minnesota squirrels tulips

1 Response

Plant to the proper depth and cover the planting bed with chicken wire or hardware cloth. Use something heavy to hold down the chicken wire or use garden staples. Read here:
https://expert-hort.sws.iastate.edu/faq/view/id/482