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Shirley Triumph Tulip

SKU: AM002070
$15.98
per Bag of 10
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No longer available this season.
Overview
Shirley is a unique Tulip with white flowers and distinctive purple blushing throughout each petal. The pattern of white and purple varies from petal to petal making no 2 flowers the same. Sturdy-stemmed and reliable.
key features
Botanical Name
Tulipa Shirley
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Cut Flowers, Container Planting
Growing Zones
Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Dry, Average
Mature Height
18-20" tall
Bulb Spacing
9 bulbs per sq. ft.
Bloom Time
Mid spring

Description

This one is unique. Shirley is one of the most delicately colored tulips of them all. It's icy white, with sort of a mist of lavender sprinkled over the petals, and then finished with a fine matching edge. Imagine this one planted near a strong purple or pink, and imagine the arrangements it can create! Be sure to invite 'Shirley' into your garden for next spring.

'Shirley' takes the prize. The Netherlands Flower Bulb Centre keeps careful records, and they tell us that of the thousands of Triumph hybrids grown today, Shirley is No. 1. She's right up there with Red Emperor, Angelique, Queen of Night, and the Darwin Hybrids, all world favorites.