Author Archives: LaDell Sumpter

About LaDell Sumpter

LaDell Sumpter is a recent graduate of Virginia Tech University, spending the last nine months as an intern at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pa.

Grow Hippeastrum In The Greenhouse

As a South African and spring bulb grower, I have found that what looks the prettiest in the product catalogs may not be the smartest. During a recent growing period working with Hippeastrum, a perennial bulb native to South Africa, I have documented a few tips that will help any beginning grower successfully grow and