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Tulipa 'Queen of Sheba'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Tulip
poisonous or irritant
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
Attractive lily-shaped flowers of vivid red, darker bronze-red at base and edged with bright yellow. Mid season 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 6 - Lily-flowered Group