Tulip spp. (TOO-lip)
Annual - Sun
Ht. 9”-12” Spread 6”-9” Spacing 6”-9”
HABIT: Flowers on long stems in spring. Dwarf and tall growing varieties available. Single, double and parrot type flowers available. All colors available.
CULTURE: Plant after the weather is good and cold in well-prepared and well-drained beds. Pull out and throw away after blooming.
USES: Spring color.
PROBLEMS: Expensive, will usually not return in this area - should be replanted each year.
NOTES: Plant in pansy beds for dramatic display in the spring. Can be planted farther apart (12”-18”) if planted in this fashion. Native to Asia.