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Tulip

Tulipa 'Pink Diamond'

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Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

20cm

20cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Tulip Overview

This genus consists of mainly spring-flowering bulbs, which are grown for their bright upward facing flowers. Each bulb produces a few linear to lance-shaped, green or grey-green leaves, which are borne on the stem. The flower has 6 usually pointed petals and usually 6 stamens which are borne singly.

Common problems with Tulip

How to propagate Tulip

Bulbs

You can propagate by dividing bulbs in autumn or for species by seed in spring or autumn.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Tulip

Grown for their bright, upward facing flowers. Rock gardens and walls.

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