Tulipa turkestanica
Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit.

Common Name : Turkestan tulipType : Bulb/CormHabit : ErectFoliage : DeciduousHeight : < 10 cmSpread : < 10 cmFlower colour : White& GoldFlowering from : Marchto MarchHardiness : H5
Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Sunlight : Full SunMoisture : Well-drained / Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : SpringTo be Sheltered

See Wikipedia article at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tulipa_turkestanica


J17

2017.- First flower on 18th march. 9 specimens out of 10 in flower on 22nd march. The flowers only open in the sun. All flowers faded on 1st April!

2016.- Planted 10 bulbs under the crab-apple ‘Evereste’.

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