Tulip (Tulipa 'Cosmopolitan') in the Tulips Database

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Data specific to Tulips (Edit)
Division: Div. 4: Darwin Hybrid
Registrant: IVT
Year Registered: 2007
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: 20 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 9 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Pink with hints of rose and coral
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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Photo gallery:
Location: central IllinoisDate: 2016-12-04forcing
By jmorth
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-03-01Forcer obtained in Dec. Cold period spent in tote in basement sta
By jmorth
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-03-20
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Photo courtesy of Longfield gardens
By Joy
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Plant Events from our members
jmorth On March 19, 2017 Bloomed
moved upstairs
jmorth On March 1, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
OOC - presently under fluorescents in cool basement.
jmorth On December 7, 2016 Potted up
thence into cold period - into tote in basement stairwell.
jmorth On December 5, 2016 Obtained plant
from Brent and Becky's half price sale...to force.
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