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- Light: Sun to Part Shade
- Size: 12+ cm bulb
- Zone: 3 to 8
- Bloom Time: Early Spring
- Height: 6-12", 12-18"'
- Soil Requirement: Well drained
- SKU: 67422
- Availability: In Stock
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Add vibrant dashes of colour to your landscape with enchanting Monsella Tulips. These Dutch-sourced tulips feature a wealth of bright canary yellow petals. As they open their layers of petals into a flared trumpet shape, they reveal fiery streaks and licks of vivid red that contrast exuberantly with the sunny petal colour. These bowl shaped blooms closely resemble a peony or waterlily in shape and look remarkable in mid spring gardens.
These tulips (Tulipa double early 'Monsella') do well in climate hardiness zones 3 to 8 and require full or partial sun. Plant the tulips in the fall to enjoy the lively blooms in mid spring. These perennial spring flower bulbs require well-drained soil, but they will also tolerate clay, loamy and sandy soil. For the best results, plant the multi-coloured tulips 6 inches deep and approximately 3 to 6 inches apart.
Increase your curb appeal by planting your Monsella tulips along walkways, paths and borders, where they'll issue a clarion call for attention. Combine these tulips in flower beds with cosmos, peonies, hostas and coneflowers for a creative and dazzling arrangement. This type of magnificent Dutch tulip is wonderful for forcing indoors. Add it to your home as a seasonal houseplant or as cut flowers. Create a stunning spring garden with the impressive Monsella tulip.
- Botanical Name Tulipa double early 'Monsella'
- Form Perennial
- Hardiness Zone 3-8
- Flowering Time Early Spring
- Light Requirements Sun to Part Shade
- Flower Color Canary-yellow with dark red streaks
- Flower Form 6" upright, double peony-like blooms
- Foliage Type Gray-green, linear or broadly ovate
- Growth Rate Medium
- Zones 3 to 8
- Height/Habit 6-12", 12-18"'
- 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 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|1AB-7A||8/13/18 - 10/26/18|
|7B-13B||8/22/18 - 10/26/18|
|Last Order Date||10/15/18|
|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|
|2019 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONES||Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs|
|1AB - 5A||3/19/19- 6/16/19|
|5B||2/26/19 - 6/16/19|
|6A & 10AB||2/19/19 - 6/16/19|
|Last Order Date||6/18/2019|
|1AB - 5A||4/16/19- 6/1/19|
|5A||4/12/19 - 6/1/19|
|5B||3/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|6A & 6B||3/5/19 - 6/1/19|
|7A & 7B||2/26/19 - 6/1/19|
|8A & 8B||2/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|9A - 10B||1/22/19 - 6/1/19|
|Last Order Date||5/28/2019|
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|