Queen of the Night Tulip

Tulipa 'Queen of night'

Queen of the Night Tulip - Tulipa  'Queen of night'

Common Name: Queen of the Night Tulip
Genus: Tulipa
Cultivar: 'Queen of night'

The word Tulipa is derived from the Persian word for turban, which the flower shape is thought to resemble.

Category: Bulbs, Corms, Tubers & Rhizomatous Plants
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.50 m (50 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.05 m (5 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Black, Purple
Foliage Colour: Blue/Green, GreenFlowering Period: May

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

This tulip produces very dark purple, almost black flowers in spring. It has broad, bluish-green, long leaves.

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