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botanical name:
Tulipa 'Blushing Beauty'
Tulipa 'Blushing Beauty' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Tulip
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: May
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Large vase-shaped, yellow-apricot flowers heavily flushed with rose-pink. Quite tall with long study stems. Late spring blooming.

Well drained, preferably neutral to alkaline soil in sun.
Plant bulbs in late summer and autumn at a depth of 10 to 15cm. For best performance, lift bulbs annually after foliage dies back, store and replant.

By bulb offsets.

Spring flowering bulb for borders and formal beds.

other notes:
Division 5 - Single Late

Sport of 'Temple of Beauty', raised by D.W. Lefeber, Holland,1983.

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