Double 'Red Riding Hood' Tulips stand out for their deep, scarlet colour and luxury green, mottled purple foliage. The double flower heads are beautiful in March/April, and their compact 15cm height makes them perfect for both the border where they will naturalise, or for pots to bring a splash of colour to your patio area.
Plant bulbs in well dug soil about 8-10cm deep and approx 15cm apart. It is often beneficial to use a little bonemeal or super phosphate mixed in with the soil. Tulips delight during their growth in a sunny location.
After the tulips have bloomed and when leaves fade and turn brown the bulbs can be lifted, dried, cleaned and stored in a cool place until planting time. Tulips should not be grown in the same soil for several years, so replace with fresh soil every other year.
IMPORTANT - Autumn Bulb Availability
Please note that Autumn Bulbs are usually harvested around mid-August and available for dispatching mid-late August until December.
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