Tulipa 'Ballerina'

lily flowered tulip bulbs

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30 bulbs £20.97 £18.50
Delivered by mid September
10 bulbs £6.99
Delivered by mid September
Quantity 1 Plus Minus
Buy Tulipa 'Ballerina' lily flowered tulip bulbs: Scented, orange flowers

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 11/12

    A lovely lily-flowered tulip with soft tangerine orange flowers, and a heady scent when warmed in the sun. This is a late spring-flowering tulip that looks stunning planted in bold drifts or growing up through forget-me-not 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 deadhead 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.

  • Humans: Harmful if eaten; skin allergen; Pets: Ornamental bulbs - not to be eaten

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Notes on Tulipa 'Ballerina'

"Marigold-orange tulip with gently curving petals on smaller flowers. One of the most fragrant and just like lithe young dancers they sway and gyrate."

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Lovely colour and scent

4

A beautiful lily flowered tulip in a bright orange colour. Looks great with purple or dark tulips.

Blue agapanthus

Buckinghamshire

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I would buy this product again

5

These and all the other bulbs ordered arrived when promised in excellent condition. Performed well in pots and in the garden. Packaged well and clearly labelled. Competitive prices too!

Rosie

Surrey

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Wonderful bulbs

5

Lovely good quality bulbs bulbs provided excellent spring display.

Julia C

Ruislip

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Tulipa Ballerina

5

I planted them around an acer in the front garden, and last spring we had a beautiful and vibrant display for several weeks, which was admired by the whole neighbourhood.

Daisy

Greater London

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Excellent quality.

5

Planted in a huge pot , they were a joyous , warm splash of colour in the Spring.

AnnieB

Hampton

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Have been buying a few more each year for years

5

Wonderful and long lasting Tulips which repeat flower year on year. Though they eventually become virused the streaking red colour which come into each flower is fascinating. Wouldn't be without them.

Morny

Sutton Coldfield

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Pretty but didn't do too well

3

Beautiful blooms but not many came up, and none returned the next year.

Miri

Milton Keynes

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Gorgeous

5

Planted these bulbs in a trough near the front door and everyone who visited admired them.

BustersMum

South Shields

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I would buy again

5

Amazing vibrant colour, use in pots or mixed border

Seaholly

Northwest

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Really beautiful colour and form - my favourite!

5

Really beautiful colour and form - my favourite!

Jo

Devon

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2006 Planting Chelsea Flower Show enquiry Hi, I see you have plants available for the current show, but do you have a plant list for the 2006 award winner (Daily Telegraph,Tom Stuart Smith) available as I am interested in buying some of these plants? Thank you for your time, Kelly

kelly mackenzie

Hello Kelly, He did use a lot of plants in his garden - here is a list which includes most. Allium Purple Sensation Anthriscus Ravens Wing Aquilegia Ruby Port Astrantia Claret Carex testacea Cirsium rivulare atropurpureum Dahlia Dark Desire Euphorbia Fireglow Geranium Lily Lovell Geranium phaeum Samobor Geranium Phillipe Valpelle Geranium psilostemmon Geum Princess Juliana Gillenia trifoliata Hakonechloa macra Iris Dusky Challenger Iris Dutch Chocolate Iris Sultan's Palace Iris Superstition Iris Supreme Sultan Knautia macedonica Lavandula angustifolia Nepeta subsessilis Washfield Nepeta Walkers low Purple fennel - Giant Bronze Rodgersia pinnata Superba Rodgersia podophylla Salvia Mainacht Sedum matrona Stachys byzantina Stipa arundinacea (syn.Anemanthele lessoniana) Stipa gigantea Tulip Abu Hassan Tulip Ballerina Tulip Queen of Night Verbascum Helen Johnston I hope this helps. Helen Plant Doctor

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