Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (2008)
Common Name : tulip clusiana ‘Peppermint Stick’Family : LiliaceaeType : Bulb/CormHabit : TuftedSpread : < 10 cmFlower colour : Pink& Light PinkFlowering from : Marchto MarchFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : GreenSunlight : Full SunMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : SpringTo be ShelteredHardiness: Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe -20° to -15°
‘Peppermintstick’ is a small hybrid tulip, to 30cm tall, with slender, upright leaves and narrow, pointed flowers which are white with a cerise triangle on the outer tepals, dark at the base. Colour inside is white with a dark, bluish centre. Mid spring.