The Ballerina and Purple Dream Tulip Collection

A pair of the loveliest and most perennial tulips in my garden, which have come back year on year now for nearly a decade. More
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A pair of the loveliest and most perennial tulips in my garden, which have come back year on year now for nearly a decade.

This collection contains 5 or 15 bulbs each of:
Genus Tulipa
Group/Species Lily
Variety Ballerina, Purple Dream
Type Hardy perennial bulb
Common Name Tulip
Border Position Container, Front, Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing Plant 20cm (8in) deep, 8cm apart. Layer bulbs if room is tight
Sowing, Seeds, Planting October - December
Flowering April - May
Vase Life Tulips make supreme cut flowers. Strip the bottom leaves, tie the stems in paper and allow to drink with the stems held vertical for 8 hours. This helps keep the stems straight.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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The Ballerina and Purple Dream Tulip Collection reviews

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Utterly stunning

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Reviewed 15th May 2018 by Penny Snowden

Bought for my birthday by my darling sister, these bulbs have bought utter joy for more than a month of flowering. Still standing upright with not a hint of lean, they have been commented upon by countless friends and family. 5* recommendation.