Tulipa 'Princesse Charmante'

greigii tulip bulbs

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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: March to April
  • Flower colour: orange-red
  • Other features: excellent cut-flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 11/12

    Like many other members of the greigii group, the leaves of this tulip are attractively mottled with maroon. The simmering red and orange flowers appear in March or April, providing a bold blast of seasonal colour for the front of the border, rockery or patio pot. Relatively short as far as tulips go, their flowers nonetheless are large in comparison and very showy.

  • 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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Darwin hybrid tulip bulbs

Streaked with blood-red flames.

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Tulipa 'West Point'

lily flowered tulip bulbs

Beautifully shaped flowers

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Tulipa 'Prinses Irene'

triumph tulip bulbs

Sturdy flowers for exposed positions

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double late tulip bulbs

A big, blousey orange tulip

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