Tulip (Tulipa 'Continental') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 3: Triumph
Registrant: Jan Ligthart
Year Registered: 2011
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
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Blackish-purple
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

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Plant Events from our members
jmorth On March 17, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
Out of cold, under fluorescents in cool basement...
jmorth On October 24, 2015 Potted up
Week for root growth, then into cold period
jmorth On October 23, 2015 Obtained plant
From Brent and Becky. To force.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Which fall bulbs will you order this year, and which vendors will you use by Cem9165 Jan 2, 2016 8:03 AM 561

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