Heirloom Bulbs (Hardcover)

By Chris Wiesinger, Cherie-Foster Colburn

Bright Sky Press, 9781933979953, 180pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2010



Information comes alive through the anecdotes of the bulb hunting adventures of Chris Wiesinger in his book, Heirloom Bulbs . This book offers an introduction to the best flower bulbs for all Southern gardeners and addresses the most common questions about bulbs with a precise description of the history and general opinions that surround each bulb. Wiesinger has combined his expert floral knowledge with photography and personal anecdotes to create a unique experience of Southern bulb culture.

About the Author

Chris Wiesinger pursued a horticulture education at Texas A&M University. He is known as The Bulb Hunter, for his relentless pursuit of heirloom bulbs and his desire to understand their history. Coauthor Cherie Colburn is a Texas Master Gardner, an award-winning landscape business owner, and author of Our Shadow Garden, illustrated by the children of M. D. Anderson's Children's Art Project.