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An Outstanding Spring Border Idea with Tulips and Spurge

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


Gracefully emerging from the bright chartreuse blossoms of Mediterranean Spurge (Euphorbia characias subsp. wulfenii ) is a combination of flower bulbs that are worldwide acclaimed: Tulip 'Queen of Night, Tulip 'Shirley', Tulip 'Angelique', Tulip 'Early Glory' and the architectural Allium 'Purple Sensation', for a fabulous color show that will last from mid spring to early summer. Enjoy!

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Hardiness 7 – 8
Heat Zones 7 – 8
Climate Zones 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)
Summer (Early)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil Ph Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Landscaping Ideas Beds and Borders , Garden Decorations
Garden Styles City and Courtyard , Informal and Cottage

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Credit: GAP Photos/Elke Borkowski

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 7 – 8
Heat Zones 7 – 8
Climate Zones 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)
Summer (Early)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil Ph Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Landscaping Ideas Beds and Borders , Garden Decorations
Garden Styles City and Courtyard , Informal and Cottage

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Great Plant Combination Ideas with Alliums Great Plant Combination Ideas with Euphorbia - Spurges Great Plant Combination Ideas with Tulipa - Tulips


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Tulipa 'Angelique' (Double Late Tulip)
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