Tulip Margarita

Early Blooming Double

Tulipa

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Plant Code: BTUMG

The warm magenta tones with rosy highlights of Tulip Margarita shimmer in the sunlight. Packed with petals, the double early blooms open to reveal flowers that resemble Peonies. Strong stems are perfect for flower arranging although it may be a tough choice to remove these beauties from your garden or display indoors. 8 bulbs per bag. Bulb size 12+ cm.

Details

Type: Bulbs
Height: Short 16"
Spacing: Plant 6" apart
Bloom Time: Early Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade
Zones: 3-7   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower: Rose

Features to Note

  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • OK in Containers

Tulip General Information

Double early tulips have very strong, sturdy stems with long lasting blooms. Each bloom is packed with petals, giving them a peony like appearance.

Tulip Plant Care

Plant in well drained soil at least 6" deep and 6" apart. Foliage should not be removed until withered as energy is being stored for the next growing season. Stems can be cut back to maintain appearances if desired. Interested in forcing bulbs? Visit our Useful Links page.