• Tulipa turkestanica
  • Tulipa turkestanica
  • Tulipa turkestanica
  • Tulipa turkestanica
    Tulipa turkestanica
    Tulipa turkestanica
    Tulipa turkestanica
    Tulipa turkestanica

Tulipa turkestanica

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Quick Overview

  • Charming ivory/cream flowers with bright yellow centres
  • Flowers opening wide like stars
  • Very short-stemmed
  • Gravelly well-drained soil
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Description

Tulipa turkestanica is a charming and reliable species tulip endemic to the mountains of Central Asia where it grows on rocky slopes and carpets vast meadows. It is very low growing with pale ivory flowers with a strong yellow centre. They open wide to form a dainty star resembling a miniature narcissus. Flowering from March.

Additional Information

Order Liliales
Family Liliaceae
Sub-Family Lilioideae
Synonyms Tulipa sylvestris var. turkestanica
Geographical Origin Central Asia: the Pamir Alai and Tien Shan ranges that straddle Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan; also found in Iran to the west and Dzungaria in Northwest China to the east
Cultivation Well-drained sandy, gravelly soil. Full sun, keep dry in summer
Eventual Height 15cm
Eventual Spread 15cm
Hardiness Hardy, bulbous perennial

Tulipa turkestanica

Size: ex 1L pots

Availability: Sold Out

£2.99
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