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  • fringed tulip bulbs
  • Eventual height: 0.55m
  • Eventual spread: 0.15m

Tulipa 'Lilac Crystal'

fringed tulip bulbs

10 bulbs £6.99
10 bulbs £6.99
30 bulbs £20.97 £18.00
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 11/12

    The lilac petals of this beautiful tulip have a pearly sheen and a paler margin that has a spikey-looking serrated edge. This gives the flowers a textural quality, that offers and interesting contrast when they are planted with other tulips that have a more traditional flower. Their colouring is easy to mix, working well with most shades of pink as well as stronger purples and white.

  • Garden care: From September to December, plant bulbs 15-20cm deep and 10-15cm apart in fertile, well-drained soil. Alternatively, allow 7-9 bulbs per 30cm sq. After flowering dead-head and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each week for the first month. Once the foliage has died down naturally lift the bulbs and store in a cool greenhouse.
  • Harmful if eaten/may cause skin allergy
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