Triumph Tulip (Tulipa 'Calgary') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 3: Triumph
Registrant: Vertuco, Veul Bros
Year Registered: 1958
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season: Early-Mid
Special Classifications: Single-flowered
Good Forcer
Historic

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)
Plant Height: 8 - 10 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 9 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Provides winter interest
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
Child plants: one child plant

Forcer

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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-03-30Forcer
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-05-03
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-03-27
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-04-04
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-03-27
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2019-03-27
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2016-10-29
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-02-28
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-03-29Forced
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PennsylvaniaDate: 2017-04-16
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PennsylvaniaDate: 2017-04-16
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Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 4, 2011 11:15 PM

Excellent subject to force. Recommended as best white in forcing tulips.

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Plant Events from our members
jmorth On March 23, 2017 Bloomed
moved upstairs
jmorth On February 27, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Out of cold period, under fluorescents in cool basement.
jmorth On October 29, 2016 Potted up
Cold period commencement w/n the week.
jmorth On October 28, 2016 Obtained plant
To force,,,from Brent and Becky's
csandt On October 17, 2017 Obtained plant
Source: Brent and Becky's Bulbs
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What to plant beside lilies / companion plants for lilies? by prairie_northrose Feb 24, 2018 3:14 PM 6
Possible 'glitch' also by jmorth Feb 28, 2017 2:14 AM 1

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