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Tulipa orphanidea 'Whitalli Group'
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common name: Tulip
synonyms: Tulipa whitallii
poisonous or irritant
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Elegant semi-dwarf spring bulb. Light bronzy-orange inner petals and outer ones of green and buff. Erect narrow leaves.
Well drained, preferably neutral to alkaline soil in sun.
Plant bulbs in late summer and autumn at a depth of 10 to 15cm.
Rock gardens, borders, containers
Division 15 - Miscellaneous
Often treated as a separate species, Tulipa whitallii, whiole other authorities consider it belonging to Tulipa orphanidea?