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)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
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

Common names
  • Tulip

Photo Gallery
Location: Clymer,PA
Date: 2020-04-29
Uploaded by ElyceC
Location: Pennsylvania
Date: March 2017
Tulipa Brownie forced into early bloom

photo by: Salicyna

photo by: Salicyna
Location: Anna Paulowna, Netherlands
Date: 2018-04-28
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2016-10-29
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2017-02-12
Location: Anna Paulowna, Netherlands
Date: 2018-04-28
Plant Events from our members
jmorth On February 12, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Out of cold period. Awaiting bloom under fluorescent lights in cool basement.
jmorth On October 29, 2016 Potted up
soon thereafter into Cold Period.
jmorth On October 28, 2016 Obtained plant
From Brent and Becky's. to force
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