Pittsburg Tulip

Pittsburg Tulip

Unique colouration bound to turn heads.

Plant this beauty in large groups and get ready to receive accolades. Rich purple, egg-shaped blooms are flushed with a smoky haze at the base, giving them an almost iridescent lustre. This sturdy tulip stands up to windy and rainy days, and its long-lasting flowers are ideal for bouquets.
  • Light

    Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Size

    Premium Bulb
  • Zone

    3-8
  • Bloom Time

    Mid spring
  • Height

    16 - 18 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained
Shop plants best for your
Hardiness Zone
Change

We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

Item 63165 cannot ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

SKU: 63165
Availability: In Stock

Old Price $29.99 Price$14.99

Save 50%

10 per package

We ship this item in Fall.

How many do I need?
10 for

Old Price $29.99 Price$14.99

Reduce Quantity Increase Quantity
* Your final payment amount will be calculated at the time of checkout.

Details

  • Botanical NameTulipa triumph 'Pittsburg' (Kansas Proud)
  • FormBulb
  • Hardiness Zone3-8
  • Flowering TimeMid spring
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Flower ColorPurple flower with a smokey edge, tipped in red with a white base.
  • Flower FormClassic egg shape form tulip.
  • Foliage TypeGray-green, linear or broadly ovate.
  • Growth RateMedium
  • Height/Habit16 - 18 inches
  • Spread3 - 6 inches
  • Spacing3 - 6 inches
  • Planting Instructions6" deep and 3-6" apart
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained
  • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningOnly dead heading. It is important to let the foliage mature and die down naturally, do not cut back. Next year's bloom is being developed

Our Lifetime Guarantee

Lifetime Guarantee

Over 200 Years of Customer Satisfaction
If, for any reason, you're not completely satisfied with any bulb, bareroot or starter plant upon receipt, after planting or once it grows and blooms, just contact Breck's anytime—no time limit—for as long as you garden. No need to return any item. We'll happily replace it or send you a merchandise credit. If you are not delighted with your garden tool or yard décor purchase, simply return it within 60 days for a merchandise credit or exchange.

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers

Shipping

Important Shipping Notes:

Breck's times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs and bareroots arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for each area of North America. 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 below.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules. The type of product you order or the weather 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.

Fall Shipping Schedule

  • Bulbs from Holland

    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 based on the dates below.

    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3A - 5B 8/19/24 - 12/6/24 12/2/24
    6A - 6B 8/26/24 - 12/6/24 12/2/24
    7A - 7B 9/2/24 - 12/6/24 12/2/24
    8A - 10B 9/9/24 - 12/6/24 12/2/24
  • Shipping & Handling Charges
    Total Order Add
    Up to $40.00 order $10.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $14.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $16.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $18.95
    $100.01 to over $20.95
  • Bulbs from Holland
    Zones Shipping Dates
    3AB - 10AB 9/19/22 - 12/9/22
    Last Order Date 12/5/22
  • Bareroot Perennials
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3 - 6 10/10/22 - 11/11/22 11/7/22
    7 - 10 10/10/22 - 11/25/22 11/21/22
  • Hedges and Shrubs
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3 - 7 10/3/22 - 11/4/22 10/31/22
    8 - 10 10/3/22 - 11/18/22 11/14/22
  • House Plants
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3AB - 6AB 7/11/22 - 10/21/22 10/17/2022
    7AB - 10AB 7/11/22 - 11/4/22 10/31/22
  • Shipping & Handling Charges
    Total Order Add
    Up to $40.00 order $10.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $14.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $16.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $18.95
    $100.01 to over $20.95

See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (513) 354-1512 or contact us at service@brecks.com.

Planting Video: Step by Step

Hardy Bulbs Tulip

Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Unboxing/Planting Delayed
Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Unboxing/Planting Delayed
Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Site Prep
Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Site Prep
Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Planting
Hardy Bulbs Tulip - Planting

Plant Calculator

How Many Plants Do I Need?

Determine the amount of square feet in the area to be planted. Use the calculator below.

  • Length ft
  • X
  • Width ft
  • =
  • Square Feet ft

Enter plant spacing

  • Inches

Plants Required


Lifetime Guarantee
Up
Close

Item added to cart