Triumph tulip

Tulipa 'Cracker' (PBR)

Triumph tulip - Tulipa  'Cracker' (PBR)

Common Name: Triumph tulip
Genus: Tulipa
Cultivar: 'Cracker' (PBR)

Category: Bulbs, Corms, Tubers & Rhizomatous Plants
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Makes good cut flowers

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.50 m (50 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.10 m (10 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Purple, Lilac
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: April & May

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained



    A triumph tulip with classically shaped single flowers that are a soft lilac to purple with a slightly fringed white edge to each petal. They look great when teamed up with darker coloured flowers or planted next to richly coloured plum or purple foliage plants such as Heucheras.

  • Garden care: In September to December plant bulbs 15-20cm deep and 10-15cm apart in fertile well-drained soil. Alternatively allow 7-9 bulbs per 30cm sq. After flowering dead-head and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each week for the first month. Once the foliage has died down naturally lift the bulbs and store in a cool greenhouse.


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