Tulipa 'Shirley Dream'

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  • Plant for a clay soil

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for sun

  • Summer dormant

A variety with ever-changing shades within the flowers. They begin ivory with a purple edge which intensifies as the flowers mature. This results in a two-tone effect in the border. Flowers April/May.   

Prefers a well-drained soil in full sun or very light shade. Plant tulips deeply, idealy 8 inches / 20cm below the soil surface. On clay soils, incorporate grit into the bottom of the planting hole and into the in-fill soil. Summer dormant.

Height: 18 inches / 45cm

 

 

                                               

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