― With the early emergence of spring, the daffodils (Narcissus sp.) are a blooming, and I know that the tulips (tulipa sp.), hyacinths (Hyacinthus sp.), irises and grape hyacinth (Muscari sp.) are not far behind. Tulips, one of my favorite all-time bulbs and garden plants, are relatively easy to grow. Needing an open, sunny bed tulips [...] .