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Tulipa linifolia

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Pot SizeTotal Price
0.5 litres
£2.25

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Plant Finder: about Tulipa linifolia

Common names

Tulip

Description

Tulipa linifolia (Tulip). This species will produce striking red blooms with dark purple-black centres. This is an early-blooming flower ideal for your spring border. Grow in full sun, and the blooms will open fully to lie flat. You should plant in the autumn in a well-dug enriched soil to a depth of 20cms.

Cultivation

They are mostly fully hardy and will require a sunny position with well drained soil and will appreciate a summer baking. In cool wet areas bulbs may be lifted, when the leaves have died down, and stored in a dry place for replanting in autumn. They will need cold winters. You should plant in the late autumn in a sunny position.

Interest and use

Border, rock garden

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Tulipa linifolia | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Rich
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
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