We’re constantly searching for great old bulbs to add to our catalog. (Email us your suggestions!) Here’s what we’re offering for the first time — or after a hiatus — in our fall 2014/spring 2015 catalog.


New for FALL 2015 Planting
Anne Frank, 1959 — with a vibrant heart, like Anne herself
Bath’s Flame, 1913 — one of Ron Scamp’s three favorites
Jenny, 1943 — like miniature shooting stars
Romance, 1959 — our most richly colored “pink”
Sidelight, 1940 — extra-rare Irish poet
Sulphur Phoenix, Codlins and Cream, 1820 — towheaded cousin of Butter and Eggs
Vireo, 1962 — the jonquil named for a green songbird
Roman Dark Blue, 1597 — from the UK National Collection
Roman White, 1597 — finally, after decades of searching!
Red Velvet, 1964 — “the perfect garden lily”
Chestine Gowdy, 1913 — tri-colored
Frances Willard, 1907 — pearly cream and blush
Philomele, 1861 — fragrant and fascinating
Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle, 1867 — exceedingly rare
Alice Keith, 1930 — “warm bronzy orange”
Bacchus Bontlof, 1890 — wavy, cream-edged leaves
Blue Parrot, 1927 — sophisticated star of JFK’s Rose Garden
Columbine, 1929 — purple, lace-like tracery
Cottage Boy, 1906 — spirited and painterly
Jules Favres, 1913 — fiery chestnut-bronze
Mariette, 1942 — graceful pink award-winner
Orange King, 1903 — “sweet-scented, a grand tulip”
Prince Albert, 1863 — lavender, pearl, and exceedingly rare
Vulcan, 1913 — ruddy relic named for . . . Spock?
New for SPRING 2016 Planting
Louise Russell, 1959 — short, profuse, & peachy-pink
Ophir, 1924 — trumpet-shaped, American-bred pioneer
Port, 1941 — small-flowered & glowing
Potentate, 1943 —
Princess Irene, 1952 — late, long-blooming, & brilliant
Alcazar, 1910 — magnificent and ground breaking
Crimson King, 1893 — Victorian rebloomer in rich claret
Flutter-By, 1924 — like a host of butterflies
Germanica, 1500 — from Rome to Van Gogh
Great Lakes, 1938 — great name, great iris
Her Majesty, 1903 — rose tapestry
Indian Chief, 1929 — wine-red, raspberry, and bronze
Loreley, 1909 — perfectly imperfect charmer
Mrs. George Darwin, 1895 — elegant, bouquet-sized white
Shannopin, 1940 — cream and rose
You might also like to check out our Customer Favorites, Web-Only bulbs, Rarest bulbs, and Back Soon or Lost Forever bulbs.
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