Best Pale Tulip Collection
In this collection
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Container Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- April - May
- 60cm (24in)
- Double Late, Single Late, Viridiflora, Lily flowered
- Full Sun
- Plant 20cm (8in) deep, 8cm apart. Layer bulbs if room is tight.
- Don’t plant tulips until mid-late October. Plant pointy end up 10-15cm deep, 8cm apart in borders (less in containers). You can use a mycorrhizal Bulb Starter. After flowering leave the foliage to die back naturally if you want to reuse the bulbs.
As well as the dark, rich coloured tulips, I now love these pale pinks, whites and creams with a splash of soft coral-pink as a gatecrasher contrast to stop it being all too polite. These flower from early April to late May.
Our mixes are different from our collections – all the tulips are in one bag – ready to plant in one go or to spread over several containers. This is a great way to bring a great mix of colour to your garden.
This collection contains 5 or 10 bulbs each of:
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Our tulip bulbs are the best and biggest we can find, from tried and trusted growers. Don't forget that tulips like to be planted late in October and November with the colder weather, and need a little watering if planted in pots.
After flowering leave the foliage to die back naturally if you want to reuse the bulbs.