Species Tulip (Tulipa greigii) in the Tulips Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Tulipa greigii Accepted
Tulipa krauseana Synonym
Tulipa mogoltavica Synonym

Also sold as:
Tulipa x greigii

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
Fragrant
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Erosion control
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
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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Such a vast selection of these beautiful springtime flowers. Let's take a moment to check out the most popular among them!

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Comments:
Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Apr 16, 2012 7:44 AM

Honey bees get pollen from this plant.

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