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
  

Algerian Iris climate key 1     Grape Hyacinths climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Alliums climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4 Climate key 5 Hedychium climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4 Climate key 5
Alstroemeria climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4 Climate key 5 Herbaceous Paeony Roses climate key 1    
Anemones climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Hyacinths climate key 1 Climate key 6  
Arab's Eye climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Ixias climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Artichoke (Globe & Jerusalem) climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Jonquils climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Asparagus climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Leucojums (Snowflakes) climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Babianas climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Lily of the Valley climate key 1    
Bearded Iris climate key 1     Polygonatum climate key 1     Climate Key 3 
Belladonna Lilies climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4 Climate key 5 Ranunculus climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Brambleberries climate key 1      Climate Key 3  Raspberries climate key 1    
Brodiaea climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Rhubarb climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4
Chincherinchees climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Scilla (Spanish Blue Bells) climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Crocus, Saffron climate key 1 Climate key 6   Shallots climate key 1      Climate Key 3 
Currants climate key 1     Sparaxis climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 Climate key 4
Daffodils climate key 1 Climate key 6   Sprekelia climate key 1      Climate Key 3 
Daffodils Erlicheer & Magnifique climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Spring Starflowers (Ipheion) climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Dahlias climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Strawberries climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Dutch Iris climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3  Tuberoses climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3 
Freesias climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Tulips, Single Late** climate key 1 Climate key 6 Climate Key 3 
Gladioli climate key 1 Climate key 2 Climate Key 3  Tulips, All other types** climate key 1 Climate key 6  
Gooseberries climate key 1        

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