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botanical name:
Tulipa saxatilis
Tulipa saxatilis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Tulip
synonyms:  Tulipa bakeri
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.35m
width: 0.15m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Spring bulb with shiny linear mid-green leaves and fragrant, pink to lilac-purple flowers, pale yellow and white at the base, in mid and late spring.

Likes warm, dryish soils in full sun.

other notes:
Division 15 - Miscellaneous
From Crete and western Turkey.
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