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Tulip 'Havran' is a truly beautiful, silk-satin almost black tulip with two to three flowers to a stem, excellent in the border and in pots. A score of 10/10 in our tulip trials, with elegant, silvery-blue foliage as well.
Reliable, good weather resistance and good reappearance year after year. You can also find Tulip 'Havran' in our bestselling Venetian Tulip Collection.
|Group:||Triumph and Single Late Tulips|
|Soil Type:||Well-drained - sandy, chalky||Site:||Full sun, partial shade||Height:||45cm||Spacing:||Plant 30cm deep, 8cm apart. Layer bulbs if room is tight.||Hardiness:||Hardy||Care tips:||Don't plant tulip bulbs until the cold weather has set in- this helps wipe out viral and fungal diseases. Leave the browning foliage on your tulips until every leaf has died right down - this allows the bulb to store more food||Flowers:||❀ Mid-April - May||For the vase:||Tulips make supreme cut flowers. Strip the bottom leaves, tie the stems in paper and soak for 8 hrs. This helps keep the stems straight.|