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A Jaw-Dropping Border Idea for Your Late Spring Garden

Spring Combination Ideas, Bulb Combinations, Plant Combinations, Flowerbeds Ideas, Spring Borders

Spring Combination Ideas, Bulb Combinations, Plant Combinations, Flowerbeds Ideas, Spring Borders, Tulip Marilyn, Tulip Red Shine, Tulip White Triumphator, Tulipa Marilyn, Tulipa Red Shine, Tulipa White Triumphator

Create jaw-dropping harmonies in your spring garden! Cheer up your borders with attractive and low care bulb combinations. Fairly easy to replicate, this combo includes three graceful cultivars of the Lily-Flowered Tulips that seem to be dancing like elegant ballerinas, creating pure enchantment in the late spring garden. The white reflexed petals of Tulip ‘White Triumphator’ offer a beautiful contrast to the bright red flowers of Tulip ‘Red Shine’, both colors being powerfully reflected in the striking bicolor Tulip ‘Marilyn’.

A planting idea that is ideal for beds and borders, edging or containers. All plants make excellent cut flowers and look fabulous in a vase too. Enjoy!

Garden Information

Hardiness 3 - 8
Heat Zones 1 - 8
Climate Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Average
Soil Type Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Plant of Merit, Showy
Landscaping Ideas Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers, Edging

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Lily-Flowered Tulips
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Garden Information

Hardiness 3 - 8
Heat Zones 1 - 8
Climate Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Exposure Full Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Maintenance Low
Water Needs Average
Soil Type Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Plant of Merit, Showy
Landscaping Ideas Beds And Borders, Patio And Containers, Edging
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