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Long-Stemmed 2 Months of Flowering Tulips Mixture
- Light: Sun to Part Shade
- Size: 11-12 cm bulb
- Zone: 3 to 8
- Bloom Time: Early to Late Spring
- Height: 18-24"
- Soil Requirement: Well drained
- SKU: 82142
- Availability: In Stock
For each offer ordered, get 120Enjoy the cheerful faces of spring tulips for even longer with our Long-Stemmed Tulips Mixture. Carefully selected for their vigour and long bloom times, this mix of Dutch tulip bulbs includes early, mid and late season bloomers so the waves of colour go on and on. Presenting the classic cup shaped blossoms that Dutch tulip flowers are famed for, this assortment includes a rainbow of bright jewel tones, including classic ruby reds, amethyst purples, blazing yellows and multi-coloured varieties.
Plant your Dutch tulip bulbs in the fall, before the first frost hardens the soil. These long stemmed 18- to 24-inch beauties are easy to care for--just provide them with well drained clay, loamy or sandy soil in an area of full to partial sun. Place the bulbs about 6 inches deep and 3 to 6 inches apart. These perennials may want some light feeding after their first blooming season.
Flowering tulips are a delightful way to welcome spring in any garden setting. Create an explosion of colour in cottage gardens with tightly packed beds, or space them in orderly rows for a formal look. They are equally suited to container planting, and brighten a doorstep or patio beautifully. Invite spring indoors with vases of this long-stemmed tulip mixture, which will bloom from winter's last breath to summer's warm breezes.
- Botanical Name Tulipa
- Form Perennial
- Hardiness Zone 3-8
- Flowering Time All Spring
- Light Requirements Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower Color Mixture of various colors
- Flower Form Upright, double, bell or funnel shaped.
- Foliage Type Gray-green, linear or broadly ovate.
- Growth Rate Medium
- Zones 3 to 8
- Height/Habit 18-24"
- Spread 3 - 6 inches
- Planting Instructions 6" deep and 3-6" apart
- Soil Requirements Well drained
- Will Tolerate Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- Pruning Only dead heading. It is important to let the foliage mature and die down naturally, do not cut back. Next year's bloom is being developed
Breck's Shipping Schedule
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
|2018 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONES||Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs|
|1AB - 5A||3/19/18- 6/16/18|
|5B||2/26/18 - 6/16/18|
|6A & 10AB||2/19/18 - 6/16/18|
|Last Order Date||6/18/2018|
|1AB - 5A||4/16/18- 6/1/18|
|5A||4/12/18 - 6/1/18|
|5B||3/19/18 - 6/1/18|
|6A & 6B||3/5/18 - 6/1/18|
|7A & 7B||2/26/18 - 6/1/18|
|8A & 8B||2/19/18 - 6/1/18|
|9A - 10B||1/22/18 - 6/1/18|
|Last Order Date||5/28/2018|
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|1AB-7A||8/15/18 - 10/28/18|
|7B-13B||8/22/18 - 10/28/18|
|Last Order Date||10/16/18|
|ZONES||Bulbs from Holland|
|1AB-5AB||8/15/18 - 12/16/18|
|6AB-7AB||8/22/18 - 12/16/18|
|8AB-13AB||8/29/18 - 12/16/18|
|Last Order Date||12/12/2018|
|1AB-13B||9/6/18 - 12/16/18|
|Last Order Date||12/12/2018|
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule above.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shippied in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shippied direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate.
You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate.
At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.
Gift Certificates are shipped immediately.
If they are in stock, Garden Essentials ship within 4-7 days.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
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Our shipping and handling charges are as follows:
|Up to $40.00 order-||$9.95|
|$40.01 to $60.00-||$12.95|
|$60.01 to $80.00-||$14.95|
|$80.01 to $100.00-||$16.95|
|$100.01 to over-||$18.95|