The ground must be soaked, so that the bulbs come out spongy and swollen and pliable. Then they must be dried, “If you dry ’em out in the sun, the bulbs just shrink up too small,”
Mike Mellano: "We taped the field and put up signs asking people not to go into the fields. And we put someone out there patrolling."
Posted March 9, 1995
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Carlsbad's fields of flowers that drive folks wild