Tulip (Tulipa 'Lady van Eijk') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 4: Darwin Hybrid
Registrant: L.W.Bulk
Year Registered: 2009
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: Pink
Other: Dark rose-red
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: Van Eijk

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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Feb 16, 2014 12:11 AM

'Lady van Eijk' was introduced in 2009, so why doesn't it seem to be widely available?! I don't remember seeing it last year when I was looking at a lot of mail-order websites. I'll have to keep it in mind when ordering tulips. It will be added to my order right away whenever it's available.

Its dark rose-red flower is beautiful. Another great choice for a pinkish tulip to grow. I can't wait to find it and grow it!

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