Tulip (Tulipa 'Mrs. John T. Scheepers') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division:Div. 5: Single Late
Year Registered:1930
Country of Origin:the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season:Late
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:22 - 26 inches
Plant Spread:6 - 9 inches
Leaves:Spring ephemeral
Flower Color:Yellow
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
Child plants:7 child plants

Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Aug 22, 2014 11:42 PM

'Mrs. John T. Scheepers' has been considered a super tulip, with eight offspring. Perfect and pure yellow, the flower is chalice-shaped and is stunning in the garden. It's an "oldie but goodie" among tulips. It's very well known and sought after.

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