Answer: Tulips are early spring blooming bulbs, and the blooms last for only a few weeks. After the flowers fade, cut the flowering stem down but leave the foliage. When the foliage yellows and dies, cut it back. You can then lift the bulbs and store them for replanting in the fall. The bulbs will develop new foliage and a new flowering stem the following spring. There's no way to keep your Tulips blooming beyond their normal bloom period. Unfortunately you purchased your Tulips toward the end of their bloom period.
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