Belle Epoque Tulip Collection

Soft, smoky, vintage colours are increasingly my favourites. With this mix of three exceptional and unusual tulips, they reign supreme. More
30 bulbs 260953-30 £16.50 In stock
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.
60 bulbs 260953-60 £29.95 In stock
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.
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Soft, smoky, vintage colours are increasingly my favourites. With this mix of three exceptional and unusual tulips, they reign supreme.

This collection includes Tulips 'La Belle Epoque', 'Bruine Wimpel' and 'Recreado'.

Genus Tulipa
Type Hardy Perennial Bulb
Common Name Tulip
Border Position Middle, Front
Bulb Size 12/+

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Soil Type Chalky, Sandy, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 40-50cm (16-20in)
Spacing Plant 30cm (12in) deep, 8cm apart. Layer bulbs if room is tight.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant outdoors October - December.
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.
Flowering Early April - May
Vase Life 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.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice & Videos
How to plant and grow tulips

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Layering bulbs – How to make a bulb lasagne

Create beautiful flower displays in your spring pots with Sarah's guide to layering bulbs in a bulb lasagne.

Delivery

Bulb Delivery - When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.

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A beautiful collection

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Reviewed 6th May 2016 by Jackie Charman

A lovely combination of subtle colours and shapes on sturdy stems. Even the leaves are lovely. Really pleased with the effect.

Stunning

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Reviewed 3rd May 2016 by Irina

I bought this collection and planted around December in two pots. One is in full bloom right now and the other one is just catching up which means I am going to have these beauties for longer and it is incredibly beautiful. The flowers are large and gorgeous and the colours are simply stunning. Bees seem to be very attracted to these too, especially Bruine Wimpel tulip