This early season (Div.2 Double early) flowering cup shaped tulip has creamy white flowers flushed red which appear in early spring.
Generally not harvested but flowers are cut for floral arrangements.
Lift bulbs & separate offsets.
Sand, Loam, Chalk
Soil PH preference
Alkaline, Neutral, Acid
This easy bulb can be planted in containers for spring displays or scattered through borders for a naturized look. It's elegant appearance can provide architectural in urban courtyard gardens as well as bank or slopes of informal gardens.
Can be attacked by slugs, aphids and stem & bulb eelworms. It can also be eaten by squirrels. It can also suffer from tulip fire & bulb rot.