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Tulipa 'Curly Sue'
common name: Tulip
poisonous or irritant
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Striking, dramatic flowers of violet with purple fringed edges and deeper purple inside, the colours deepening with age. Late spring flowering.
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.
Division 7 - Fringed Group