sick tulips

Asked October 11, 2020, 7:04 PM EDT

Is there away to know if your tulip bulbs are healthy? fungus free?

Calhoun County Michigan

1 Response

Hello,

Healthy tulip bulbs should be firm to the touch and weigh approximate to their size. They visually will have no signs of rot or decay, and generally will have the shortest transition of becoming established.

The following links will help assist in growing tulips

https://www.canr.msu.edu/uploads/resources/pdfs/healthy_soils.pdf

https://www.canr.msu.edu/news/where-are-my-bulbs-why-aren-t-they-flowering