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© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Tulip
poisonous or irritant
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Smallish deep red flowers with dark shading on the inside at the base of the petals and sometimes a yellow band. The outside of the petals is shaded light green.
Well drained, dryish soil in full sun.
From seed or bulb offsets.
Rock gardens. Suitable for naturalising.
Division 15 - Miscellaneous
From the eastern Mediterranean area.