Tulip (Tulipa 'Toplips') in the Tulips Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Tulip
Give a thumbs up Double Late Tulip
Give a thumbs up Peony-flowered Tulip

Also sold as:
Top Lips

Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 11: Double Late
Registrant: Bloembollenkwekerij Veul BV
Year Registered: 1996
Spring Bloom Season: Late
Special Classifications: Double-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: 12 - 16 inches
Leaves: Variegated
Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red/white
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
Parentage: Sport of: Wirosa

Eye-catching edges... couldn't tell it was double flowered. Name

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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Dec 20, 2013 10:23 PM

I've seen some internet (companies) sources list this Tulip as a Double Early, instead of a Double Late, but this is a beautiful colored Tulip no matter when it actually blooms!

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