Darwin Hybrid Tulip (Tulipa 'Beauty of Apeldoorn') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division:Div. 4: Darwin Hybrid
Registrant:Bentvelzen
Year Registered:1960
Country of Origin:the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season:Mid-season
Special Classifications:Single-flowered

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:18 - 20 inches
Plant Spread:6 - 9 inches
Leaves:Spring ephemeral
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color:Red
Yellow
Other: Variable color mix of yellows and reds.
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
Parentage:Sport of: Apeldoorn
Child plants:one child plant

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How To Grow Tulips SuccessfullyHow To Grow Tulips Successfully
September 26, 2011

Are you relatively new to gardening and will be planting your first tulip bulbs this fall? Or have you grown tulips before only to be disappointed that after their first spring they never bloomed again? Here are some ideas to make tulip-growing a rewarding experience.

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 29, 2011 8:53 PM

Many of these tulips are yellow with splashes of red but they are very variable. Some are mostly red with splashes of yellow. I was dissapointed in how quickly bloom was over with this variety but they were very pretty while the blooms lasted.

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