Tulip Negrita - 100 per Box

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Name(s): Tulipa 'Negrita'.

Flower Color: Purple.

Bloom Time: Mid-season.

Foliage: Herbaceous.

Height: 18 inches.

Climate Zones: Hardy in zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.

Sun Exposure: Full sun.

Soil Condition: Organic, well-drained, pH 6.1 to 7.8.

Planting Depth: 2-1/2 times the height of the bulb.

Uses: Cutting, container gardens, bulb gardens, borders.

Packed: 100 per case.

Comments: The name means many things. In Spanish it literally means, "bold", but is also used as a term of endearment. The song, Hey, Negrita appeared on The Rolling Stones 1976 Album Black and Blue.

Tulip Negrita was raised in 1970 by Bik, Jac. Tol. Blooms mid-season. Height is 18".

This offering is for a box of 100 12+ cm bulbs.

Plant outdoors at a depth that is 2-1/2 times the height of the bulb* and 4" to 6" apart, or 4 to 5 per square foot, in fall. Performs best in full sun among Rolling Stones or well-drained, organic soil in USDA climate zones 3 - 7.

Tulips are good for container gardens, perennial and bulb gardens.

We begin shipping in September.

* Planting depth is measured to the base of the bulb.