Special Offer Bulbs

Introducing the Fall Bulb Festival’s new preorder option for buying bulbs in large quantities at a discount!  Support the Chicago Botanic Garden and fill your garden with beautiful spring blooming bulbs.  The Woman’s Board of Chicago Horticultural Society would like to extend a 10% discount with this offer.  Call or email Stephanie Lindemann (847) 835-8284 or slindemann@chicagobotanic.org to place your order.  Orders must be received by September 15, to be picked up by October 4.  Orders received between September 16, and October 4, can be picked up October 14, through October 20.

Bulbs purchased from a leading Dutch supplier are delivered just days before the sale—timed to coincide with ideal planting conditions. Fresher and larger, these competitively-priced bulbs produce more stems and flowers. Get these beautiful and highly sought after bulbs before they sell out!

The bulb sale and quantity bulb order pick-up are located in Burnstein Hall of the Regenstein Center. All orders must be paid by credit card. Orders may be picked up in Burnstein Hall during the Fall Bulb Festival hours: Friday, October 4, noon - 4 p.m; Saturday and Sunday, October 5 and 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Additional bulbs may be purchased during these times at the Fall Bulb Festival.

Bulbs are subject to availability and substitutions are not allowed. To ensure that you receive what you want, we encourage you to order your bulbs early. Orders cannot be shipped.

Daffodils

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Dutch Master’ Narcissus ‘Dutch Master’
Div. I Daffodil—Trumpet

Blooms: Early to Midseason
Height: 18"
This historic bulb heralds a tall, yellow bloom with a deep-golden trumpet. Good for forcing or naturalizing.

50 bulbs/$49.00 with discount $44.10

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Carlton’Narcissus ‘Carlton’
Div. II Daffodil—Large Cupped

Blooms: Midseason
Height: 14-16"
This large, clear-yellow daffodil, is a superb English introduction. A vigorous and reliable selection that perennializes well and has a lovely vanilla fragrance.

50 bulbs/$54.00 with discount $48.60

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Ice Follies’Narcissus ‘Ice Follies’
Div. II Daffodil—Large Cupped

Blooms: Early to Midseason
Height: 16-18"
The creamy-white petals of this beautiful flower surround a very broad, ‘wide-open’, yellow cup that matures to pure white.  A long-term perennial and good forcer!

50 bulbs/$54.00 with discount $48.60

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Jamestown’Narcissus ‘Jamestown’
Div. III Daffodil—Small Cupped

Blooms: Midseason to Late
Height: 14-17"
The bright white petals of this beautiful daffodil surround a bowl-shaped, golden-yellow cup with an orange-edged, frilled rim, and a glowing-green center.

50 bulbs/$64.00 with discount $57.60

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Tahiti’Narcissus ‘Tahiti’
Div. IV Daffodil—Double

Blooms: Midseason to Late
Height: 14-16"
The large, long-lasting and beautifully shaped flowers are soft sulphur-yellow with bright orange-red inner segments.  This showy flower has particularly strong stems.

50 bulbs/$64.00 with discount $57.60

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Thalia’Narcissus ‘Thalia’
Div. V Daffodil—Triandrus

Blooms: Midseason to Late
Height: 12-14"
An heirloom outward facing flower and one of the few that opens pure white with up to five fragrant flowers per stem.

50 bulbs/$58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Narcissus ‘Jetfire’NarcissusJetfire
Div. VI Daffodil—Cyclamineus

Blooms: Early to Midseason
Height: 12-14"
A lovely, prolific variety with very reflexed, deep yellow petals that frame the bright red-orange cup.  This reliable selection has a great substance and form.  One of the best to perennialize.

50 bulbs/$48.00 with discount $43.20

Tulips

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Purple Prince'Tulipa 'Purple Prince'
Single Early Tulip

Height:  14"
The slightly scalloped petals of this lovely tulip are lilac-purple on the outside with a rich purple interior.

100 bulbs / $58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Foxtrot'Tulipa 'Foxtrot'
Double Early Tulip

Height:  10-12"
Multiple shades of rose combine to create this lovely, fully double blossom.   Ideal in combination plantings, it blends well with many colors.

100 bulbs/$76.00 with discount $68.40

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Dordogne'Tulipa 'Dordogne'
Single Late Tulip

Height:  18-24"
Beautiful and somewhat variable, the petals of this award winner are a delightful blend of rose, nasturtium-red, and soft orange.  Paint your border with masses of this charming flower.

100 bulbs/$68.00 with discount $61.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Kingsblood'Tulipa 'Kingsblood'
Single Late Tulip

Height:  30"
A beautiful flower with cherry-red flowers and scarlet edges. Like other single-late tulips, the flowers have a single row of petals and long stems, making them excellent cut flowers.

100 bulbs/$68.00 with discount $61.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Maureen'Tulipa 'Maureen'
Single Late Tulip

Height:  26"
The creamy-white, oval-shaped flowers of this tulip make it both a stunning and versatile selection.  Works equally well in large mass plantings and smaller, more intimate spaces, and combines easily with other colors.

100 bulbs/$78.00 with discount $70.20

PHOTO: Tulipa ‘Cash’Tulipa 'Queen of the Night'Tulipa 'Queen of the Night'
Single Late Tulip

Height:  24"
Deep velvety-maroon hues characterize these elegant flowers that add shadows to a sunny garden.  Looks beautiful with Narcissus ‘Thalia.’

100 bulbs/$58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Angelique'Tulipa 'Angelique'
Double Late Tulip

Height:  16"
An exquisite blush-pink flower flushed with shades of pink, white and sometimes creamy-yellow. The petals are ruffled and gracefully incurved. A fragrant and beloved selection.

100 bulbs/$68.00 with discount $61.20

PHOTO: Tulipa ‘Big Smile’Tulipa 'Big Smile'
Triumph

Height:  26"
You’ll be all smiles when you see how well this large, bright yellow tulip performs in the garden!  A long-lasting flower that combines well with other late-blooming selections.

100 bulbs/$58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulip 'Negrita'Tulip 'Negrita'
Triumph

Height:  16”
This reddish-purple flower with beetroot-purple veins blooms midseason and is great in masses or combined with other, contrasting colors – an excellent mixer!

100 bulbs/$58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Passionale'Tulipa 'Passionale'
Triumph

Height:  16”
You’ll be passionate about these large, lilac-purple flowers with deeper purple flames. Interior is beetroot-purple with a yellow base. Strong stems make this an excellent midseason cut flower.

100 bulbs/$60.00 with discount $54.00

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Apricot Impression'Tulipa 'Apricot Impression'
Darwin Hybrid

Height:  20"
A lustrous flower with varying shades of smoldering tangerine-orange, nasturtium-red and persimmon, with a warm pink glow blooms midseason.

100 bulbs / $58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Van Eijk'Tulipa 'Van Eijk'
Darwin Hybrid

Height:  22"
Create an impressive display with this robust and prolific rosy-pink tulip.  A long-flowering selection this is an excellent choice for any garden. 

100 bulbs/$52.00 with discount $46.80

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Orange Emperor'Tulipa 'Orange Emperor'
Fosteriana

Height:  14"
A lovely selection with pure orange flowers that have a yellow base that flushes upward. A dramatic flower that mixes well with others has attractive foliage and is an early bloomer.

100 bulbs/$58.00 with discount $52.20

PHOTO: Tulipa 'Sweetheart'Tulipa 'Sweetheart'
Fosteriana

Height:  14"
This wonderful variety is a delicious combination of colors.  It has a yellow base that feathers up into the creamy-white petal edges. This early bloomer has attractive foliage.  Simply delightful!

100 bulbs/$78.00 with discount $70.20

Specialty Bulbs

PHOTO: Allium ‘Globemaster’Allium ‘Globemaster’
Ornamental Onion

Height:  2-3'
This is the biggest of them all!  It has a 10" globe of silvery pinkish-purple florets that last up to a month in early June and is wildlife resistant.

20 bulbs/$160.00 with discount $144.00

PHOTO: Crocus Large Flowering MixCrocus Large Flowering Mix
Crocus

A mixture of purple and white, large flowering, crocus.

100 bulbs/$42.00 with discount $37.80

PHOTO: Hyacinth ‘Delft Blue’Hyacinth ‘Delft Blue’
Hyacinth

Height:  10"
The soft, lilac-blue florets of this reliable early forcer are beautifully fragrant.

50 bulbs / $54.00 with discount $48.60

PHOTO: Hyacinth 'Peter Stuyvesant'Hyacinth 'Peter Stuyvesant'
Hyacinth

Height:  10-12"
A wonderful fragrant variety with rich-purple flowers and deep blue highlights.  The stems are bronze colored.

50 bulbs / $54.00 with discount $48.60

PHOTO: Muscari armeniacumMuscari armeniacum
Grape Hyacinth

Midseason
Height:  6"
Spikes of heavenly, fragrant, dark blue flowers are small but create a lovely spring carpet.

100 bulbs / $28.00 with discount $25.20

PHOTO: Muscari mixMuscari mix
Grape Hyacinth

Height:  3-6"
This mix includes fragrant muscari in many shades of blue with white.  It will create a dramatic effect.

100 bulbs / $28.00 with discount $25.20

PHOTO: Scilla sibericaScilla siberica
Squill

Height:  4-8"
This one, with its beautiful blue flowers, is the most familiar in our area.  It readily naturalizes, creating a wonderful blue carpet and is wildlife resistant.

100 bulbs / $30.00 with discount $27.00

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