Tulipa 'Tom Pouce'
triumph tulip bulbs
- Position: full sun
- Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: April
- Flower colour: pink and yellow
- Other features: excellent cut-flowers
- Hardiness: fully hardy
- Bulb size: 11/12
Flowering reliably on strong stems (which stand up well in heavy showers), this magnificent triumph tulip will put on a wonderful dispaly in both borders and pots. Classically formed flowers, the base of each silky petal is a rich golden yellow, but the colour changes, blending into a hot pink towards the tips. Luminous in the bedding display, they also make excellent cut flowers.
- 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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Comments about Crocus Tulipa'Tom Pouce':
I purchased these last autumn and have been rewarded with a display that is the envy of my ( more experienced!) gardening friends. Have been asked by many people for the name of this tulip as the colours are really pretty and unusual.
- Your Gardening Experience:
- Keen but clueless
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