Tulips - Columbus - Peony Tulip - 10 bulbs p-pack
What is a pre-order?
Pre-orders allow you to purchase your bulbs before they are available for delivery. We send out all our bulbs at their correct planting time.
Tulips offer terrific flowers with cup-shaped blooms. Columbus offers a large peony tulip that brings gradients of pink to the garden. Enjoy them in your home as cut flowers.
Family name: Liliaceae
Common name: tulip
Sun Exposure: Semi-shade
Planting time: June (cold-treated tulips)
Flowering time: August to September
Active growth time: June to July
Dormancy time: November
Type (true bulb, rhizome, corm, etc): True bulb
Mature height: 30cm
Planting depth: 5cm
Planting spacing: 8cm
Lowest temperature: -5°C
Watering frequency: Water every three to four days for 10 minutes, provided it hasn't rained.
Position and soil: Plant in well-draining soil in a lightly shaded spot. You may also plant in containers. Mulch with compost or annuals for extended colour in the garden.