Pale Peony Flowered Tulip Collection

Beautiful soft, romantic colours and shapes, make this a delicious combination of abundant peony-like tulips. More
15 bulbs 261001-15 £12.95 Delivery early October
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30 bulbs 261001-30 £24.95 Delivery early October
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60 bulbs 261001-60 £48.95 Delivery early October
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Gift Set, 15 bulbs, in a hessian sack 480221 £17.95 Delivery early October
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Gift Set: 30 bulbs, in a hessian sack 480222 £29.95 Delivery early October
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Beautiful soft, romantic colours and shapes, make this a delicious combination of abundant peony-like tulips.

This collection includes 5, 10 or 20 bulbs each of:

They make brilliant cut flowers and are very long-flowering. Perfect for pots or borders.

If you'd like to give this as a gift, we will send it out in our lovely Sarah Raven hessian sack, tied with ribbon, along with a gift card and envelope. Remember to type in your gift message at the checkout for it to be included in the card.

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

For more info on bulb sizes, click here.

Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Heavy Clay, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 40cm (16in)
Spacing Plant pointy end up 10-15cm (4-6in) deep, 8cm (3in) apart. Layer bulbs to a depth of 25-30cm (10-12in) if room is tight. Remember to add plenty of grit if your soil is heavy. For containers, space bulbs 1-2cm (½-1in) apart if planting in a single layer, give them more room, 2-3cm (1-1½in) if planting in a bulb lasagne.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting 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 and increases the chances of good flowering the following year.
Flowering mid April - May
Vase Life Tulips make supreme cut flowers. Strip the bottom leaves, tie the stems in paper to hold the stems ram-rod straight and leave to drink for at least 3 hours – or overnight. This helps keep the stems straight, but tulips do continue to grow after picking so curves may appear.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
Planting numbers for bulbs in borders

A handy guide for how many alliums, narcissi, tulips, snowdrops and other bulbs to plant in your plot.

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.

How to plant and grow tulips

Find out the best way to plant your tulip bulbs for a great display next spring.

Delivery

Bulb Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 1 week for delivery.

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Absolutely gorgeous

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Reviewed 9th May 2018 by Rachael Oxbury

This is a beautiful, romantic collection. I particularly like the 'Danceline' (have previously purchased La Belle Epoque so knew they were lovely). The bulbs are large and of good quality and the flowers are simply gorgeous and last well as cut flowers.

Wonderful tulips....the pale peony collection

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Reviewed 26th May 2017 by Sandie Lewis

Best ever show of tulips this year
, all from Sarah Raven, and flowered for weeks. An absolute joy.