Tulipa 'Ronaldo'

10 bulbs £4.99
available to order from summer
30 bulbs £13.47 £13.00
Quantity 1 Plus Minus
Buy Tulipa 'Ronaldo' triumph tulip bulbs: Rich, opulent colouring

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

    Rich, deep maroon-purple petals with lovely coloured veining make this a spectacular tulip for spring bedding displays. The petals have a rounded shape with pointed tips and have a smoky sheen and silky texture.

  • 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.

  • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy

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Notes on Tulipa 'Ronaldo'

"A shorter than average dark-black, at 40cm or just over a foot, to precede and underpin other dark tulips. And this one has a vivid purple cast giving it eye appeal."

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Beatiful, hoping they will look as good again this spring!


Looked stunning with other bulbs in 2 large pots I have either side of my front door





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Early May flowering Tulips Hello! I am looking for some stunning early May flowering tulips to be planted for a wedding. I was hoping for a combination to go with a deep purple-black tulip. Do you have any suggestions regarding tulips that would flower for the start of May and hold their form if their was bad weather? I really appreciate your response. With regards, Peta

Peta Samuelsson

Hello Peta, It is always difficult to say exactly when any plant will flower, as so much is dependent on the weather, but any of the following should work:- Arabian Mystery http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/bulbs/tulips/kitchengarden/cutting-flowers/bulbs/tulipa-arabian-mystery/classid.2000008195/ Pittsburgh http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/bulbs/tulips/tulipa-pittsburg/classid.2000010953/ Don Quichotte http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/bulbs/tulips/tulipa-don-quichotte/classid.2000010947/ Ronaldo http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/bulbs/tulips/kitchengarden/cutting-flowers/bulbs/tulipa-ronaldo/classid.2000008189/ Abu Hassan http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/bulbs/tulips/kitchengarden/cutting-flowers/bulbs/tulipa-abu-hassan/classid.2000008164/ I hope this helps. Helen Plant Doctor

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