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  • single late tulip bulbs
  • Eventual height: 0.65m
  • Eventual spread: 0.1m

Tulipa 'Menton'

single late tulip bulbs

RHS award of garden merit
10 bulbs £4.99
10 bulbs £4.99
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: mid-May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 12+

    Satin-like petals in a sensuous shade of pink, have apricots highlights that become more noticeable around the petal edges. These form graceful, egg-shaped flowers on sturdy upright stems that stand up well to adverse weather conditions. A tough and well-established tulip that can be used in seasonal bedding displays or to fill a vase inside the house.

  • Garden care: In 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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