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A Spectacular Tulip Border Idea for your Mid-Late Spring Garden

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Spring Combination Ideas, Bulb Combinations, Plant Combinations, Flowerbeds Ideas, Spring Borders, Tulip Mix, Tulip Negrita, Purple Tulip, Tulip Shirley, Tulip Purple Dream, Tulip Yonina, Tulip Dordogne

Want vibrant colors in your mid – late spring garden? Looking for an easy mix to replicate? Try this: mix Tulips ‘Negrita’, ‘Shirley’, ‘Yonina’, ‘Purple Dream’ and ‘Dordogne’. Plant them in the fall and wait patiently until April – May when their vibrant colors will electrify your borders!

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 (Mid, 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, Edging, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage

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Lily-Flowered Tulips
Single Late Tulips
Triumph Tulips
While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.

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 (Mid, 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, Edging, Patio And Containers
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage
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Tulipa (Tulip)
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