Tulip (Tulipa 'La Belle Epoque') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 2: Double Early
Registrant: Vertuco BV
Year Registered: 2011
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Spring Bloom Season: Early
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
Plant Spread: 6 - 9 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Light apricot/pink/yellow/rose; variable
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
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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Photo gallery:
Location: My gardenDate: April 26, 2019
By William
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Location: My garden, SwedenDate: May 2017
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Location: My garden, SwedenDate: May 2017
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Location: My garden, SwedenDate: May 2017The tulip circle
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Photo courtesy of Longfield gardens
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bulb (and friends) shots - 2019 by evermorelawnless May 17, 2019 6:31 AM 59
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jan 20, 2020 9:29 PM 17,607

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