Apeldoorn's Elite Perennial Tulip
- 10 per package
Availability: In Stock
We ship this item in Fall.
LightSun to Partial Shade
Zone3 to 8
Bloom TimeMid Spring
Soil RequirementWell drained, humus enriched.
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionTwo-toned tulips crown sturdy stems to create a vibrant display.
As a Darwinhybrid, it's already sure to make bold statement in the garden. But where Apeldoorn's impact is truly elite, is the vibrant, dazzling colouration on its 5" blooms—juicy cherry red with vivid yellow edging. Sizzling flair for the cutting garden, or plant en masse for a display like no other. Leave these bulbs in the ground for years of gorgeous blooms.
- Botanical NameTulipa 'Apeldoorn's Elite'
- Hardiness Zone3 to 8
- Flowering TimeMid spring
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorCherry Red with wide Yellow margins
- Flower FormClassic egg-shape. Flowers are approx. 5" in length.
- Foliage TypeGreen, linear or broadly ovate.
- Growth RateModerate
- Spread4 - 6 inches
- Planting InstructionsPlant 6" deep and 4 - 6" apart. Loosen soil about 10" and water well after planting.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained, humus enriched.
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningIt is important to let the foliage mature and die down naturally, do not cut back. Next year's bloom is being developed.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/18 - 12/16/18 6AB - 7AB 8/22/18 - 12/16/18 8AB - 13AB 8/29/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
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