Tulip 'Ice Stick'
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Border (Front), In Grass
- Broad Tolerance
- March - April
- 30cm (12in)
- Kaufmanniana Group
- Common name
- Full Sun
- 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.
The earliest of the early-earlies, you’ll have this in flower at the beginning of March and what better gateway to spring could you ask for? As a Fosteriana type, this is very perennial too.
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Tulip petals are all edible. We scatter them over salad and use some petals dipped in tempura batter and served with a spring garden Frito Misto. Tulip 'White Valley' is a favourite for this.
After flowering leave the foliage to die back naturally if you want to reuse the bulbs.