Fosteriana Tulip (Tulipa 'Flaming Purissima') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 13: Fosteriana (Emperor)
Registrant: Q.J.Vink & Zn
Year Registered: 1999
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season: Early-Mid
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: 14 - 18 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 9 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White/rose-red
Other: Variable
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: Purissima

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Location: My garden, Ghent, BelgiumDate: 2016-04-12
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2017-05-04 10:53 am. Opening their hearts up.
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Location: My garden, Ghent, BelgiumDate: 2016-04-12
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-04-30 7:00 pm. Even at the end, these tulips fascinate me.
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Location: Nora's Garden, Castlegar, B.C. Date: 2017-05-04 10:53 am. Beautiful overlapping petals.
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Location: My garden, Ghent, BelgiumDate: 2016-04-12
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-04-18 1:05 pm. Lovely variations in colour, striping and tone.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Ordered Bulbs for fall already just now at Brent and Beckies by Newyorkrita Oct 29, 2013 8:55 PM 26

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