Species Tulip Tinka

Stunning colour and form.

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Primrose yellow inner petals with a deep pink to red reverse. This creates a beautiful bicolour effect that changes as the flowers open and close with the sun. The flowers sit lovely and upright on the strong stems, the leaves are narrow and fairly upright.

Clusiana tulips are commonly known as Lady Tulips.
Species Tulips have a more relaxed or whimsical feel than the common hybridized varieties. If planted in a well drained soil in a sunny spot. They don’t mind getting hot in summer, unlike most spring flowering bulbs as they are used to being ‘baked’ in their native homeland. The bulbs of Tulipa clusiana ‘Tinka’ is quite hardy and can be left in the ground for many years.

Species Tulips are ideal for rock gardens, lawn plantings, pots or towards the front of a border.

Code

TUVTK

Botantical name

Tulipa clusiana

Height

20-30cm

Width

10-20cm

Flowers

E-M season

Climate

Cool to Mediterranean

Availability

Australia wide

Aspect

Full Sun to Semi Shade

Supplied as

Bulbs

Water needs

1