Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 11: Double Late
Registrant: Tubergen
Year Registered: 1953
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season: Late
Special Classifications: Double-flowered
Historic
Awards: RHS - AGM - Award of Garden Merit

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: to 20 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 9 inches
Leaves: Variegated
Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White/red
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
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: RHS AGM
Parentage: Sport of: Nizza

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Common names
  • Double Late Tulip
  • Tulip
  • Peony-FloweredTulip
Also sold as:
  • Carnival de Nice

Plant Events from our members
MrsBinWY On October 21, 2018 Transplanted
On 10-21-2018, planted 10 bulbs from Menards in the rose hugel, next to 'Grey Witch' daylily from PDF.
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