July 28, 2000


Spring-flowering bulbs, such as tulips and daffodils, are familiar to all gardeners. Though not widely planted, the attractive flowers and unique life cycle of the autumn crocus or colchicum make it a welcome addition to the garden.

Insect Pests at Hummingbird Feeders

Wasps such as yellowjackets, bees and ants can be common nuisance pests at hummingbird feeders (sugar solution dispensers).