In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Perennial (grown as an annual)
- Broad Tolerance
- 45cm (18in)
- Double Early
- 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.
We have had bright purple doubles (like ‘Purple Flag’) in our trials before, but I fell on this one for its rich Cardinal-cape purple, and it’s quite short of stem, making it ideal in a pot or window box, and it lasts two weeks in a vase.
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After flowering leave the foliage to die back naturally if you want to reuse the bulbs.