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Tulipa sylvestris

 

Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip

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) Tulipa sylvestris is a scented tulip, native to the Eurasia and North Africa. The flowers are small, yellow and open, and will naturalise easily in short grass.

 
plant Features
  • Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
plant information

Common name

Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip

Latin name

Tulipa sylvestris

type

Bulb

family

Liliaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip likes very little water

    Very little water

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Tulip (Species) Wild Tulip is 0.10meters x 0.50meters 0.10 M 0.50 M

Tulipa sylvestris

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) Tulipa sylvestris is a scented tulip, native to the Eurasia and North Africa. The flowers are small, yellow and open, and will naturalise easily in short grass.


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).

 

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.

 
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