Tulipa 'Apeldoorn'

Darwin hybrid tulip bulbs

10 bulbs £3.99 Email me when in stock
20 + 10 FREE bulbs £11.97 £7.98 Email me when in stock
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Flower colour: bright red
  • Other features: excellent cut-flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 11/12

    A well-established, popular and reliable tulip, which produces the most dazzling red flowers in mid-spring. It makes a superb addition to the bedding scheme, particularly when planted with oranges, yellows and purples. The flowers last well after being cut and the tall stems are robust enough to hold up in poor weather conditions.

  • Garden care: In September to December plant bulbs 15-20cm deep and 10-15cm apart in fertile, well-drained soil. Alternatively, allow 7-9 bulbs per 30cm sq. After flowering dead-head and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each week for the first month. Once the foliage has died down naturally lift the bulbs and store in a cool greenhouse.

    • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy

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5.0

I would recommend this product

By BETSY

from LONDON

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Healthy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Outdoors
    • Patio

    Comments about Crocus Tulipa'Apeldoorn':

    Apeldoorn certainly adorned my garden and patio this spring, they just looked superb. The colour was stunning. I was so pleased with them.

    • Your Gardening Experience:
    • Keen but clueless

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