Please make sure JavaScript is enabled.
 
Tulip Menton (Single Late) in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Tulipa 'Menton'

 

Tulip 'Menton' (Single Late)

Tulips are spring-blooming perennials that grow from bulbs, between 10 cms. and 70 cms., depending on the variety. Tulips have a single flowering stem, with strap-shaped leaves at ground level. The flowers are usually goblet-shaped, or star-shaped, with 3 petals and 3 sepals, in a wide range of colours, except blue (tulips with "blue" in their name are more violet, than blue). 'Menton' has egg-shaped pale pink blooms with pale apricot shades near the edges of the petals, giving the flower a satin look. It is a tall, late-flowering cultivar, blooming from late Spring

Contributed by @tonyb

 
plant Features
  • Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Tulip Menton (Single Late) is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
Available to buy from 2 store(s) in the UK
 
plant information

Common name

Tulip 'Menton' (Single Late)

Latin name

Tulipa 'Menton'

type

Bulb

family

Liliaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Tulip Menton (Single Late) is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Tulip Menton (Single Late) likes very little water

    Very little water

Plant & bloom calendar

  •  
    Best time to plant
  •  
    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Tulip Menton (Single Late) is 0.05meters x 0.70meters 0.05 M 0.70 M

Tulipa 'Menton'

Tulips are spring-blooming perennials that grow from bulbs, between 10 cms. and 70 cms., depending on the variety. Tulips have a single flowering stem, with strap-shaped leaves at ground level. The flowers are usually goblet-shaped, or star-shaped, with 3 petals and 3 sepals, in a wide range of colours, except blue (tulips with "blue" in their name are more violet, than blue). 'Menton' has egg-shaped pale pink blooms with pale apricot shades near the edges of the petals, giving the flower a satin look. It is a tall, late-flowering cultivar, blooming from late Spring


Planting Outdoors Autumn

From Late Summer TO Mid Autumn

Tulip bulbs are typically planted around late Summer and Autumn, in well-drained soils, normally from 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 cm) deep, depending on the type. Species tulips are normally planted deeper.

 

Flowering Season

From Late Winter TO Late Spring

Tulip flowers appear from late winter through to late spring depending upon the variety. Tulip flowers come in a wide variety of colors, except pure blue (several tulips with "blue" in the name have a faint violet hue).

 
Subscribe to GardenTags Premium to get personalised planting tasks and more for your entire plant collection
 
Gardeners who are growing this plant
>