Tulip Negrita - 100 per Box
Name(s): Tulipa 'Negrita'.
Flower Color: Purple.
Bloom Time: Mid-season.
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.