Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 15: Misc. & Species (Botanical)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Takes about 6 years from seed to flower.
Propagation: Other methods: Bulbs
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2011 Great Plant Picks Winner

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Common names
  • Species Tulip
  • Turkestan Tulip
  • Tulip

Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On February 5, 2017 Seeds sown
per TC: 2-4 weeks @ 64-71 degrees; 4-6 weeks @ 24-39 degrees;41-53 degrees for germination; coffee filter in baggy; 50 seeds from 2016 garden; moved to fridge 3-10-17; jugged 4-15-17
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