Broersen Bulbs

Pty. Ltd.

Specialist Bulb and Flower Growers

 

 

Climate Guide

Take note of the climate zone you live in and choose bulbs from the list below that correspond to the matching colour.
This is to be used as a guide only.
Yellow boxes marked with an ‘s’ indicate this bulb type is only suitable for ‘grassland’ areas in the southern half of Australia. Where no ‘s’ is present, then the bulb type is suitable for all 'grassland' areas in Australia.


Climate zones
  

Anemones climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 Lily of the Valley climate key 1    
Asparagus climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Polygonatum climate key 1     Climate Key 3 
Daffodils climate key 1 Climate key 6   Ranunculus climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Daffodils Erlicheer & Magnifique climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Rhubarb climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4
Dutch Iris climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Scilla (Spanish Blue Bells) climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Freesias climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Shallots climate key 1      Climate Key 3 
Grape Hyacinths climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Sprekelia climate key 1      Climate Key 3 
Herbaceous Paeony Roses climate key 1     Spring Starflowers (Ipheion) climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Hyacinths climate key 1 Climate key 6   Tulips, Single Late** climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Jonquils climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Tulips, All other types** climate key 1 Climate key 6  
       

** In areas with warm-mild winters, refrigeration of tulip bulbs is recommended. For further details on refrigeration, please see our growing guide.