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Shirley - ivory white with small purple edge and blush; variable Rembrandt-type, sometimes looking mostly white and other times with lots of lavender streaks and flecks; black heart; lovely; 14"-18"; mid spring.

The peacocks and parrots of the bulb world, tulips offer are more sizes, shapes and colors than you can imagine for any type of garden design scheme. Divided into 15 divisions usually depending on shape, bloom time or heritage.Plant 4x their height deep (8"-10" for regular sized tulips; 4"-6" for small tulips); 12+cm bulbs unless otherwise noted. TRIUMPH TULIPS are defined by the RGBA as: "Single flowered cultivars, stem of medium length, midseason flowering. Original the result of hybridization between cultivars of the Single Early Group and the Single Late Group." Widest range of colors and heights; Note: approximately 10% of all tulips produced are purchased for outdoor garden use. Since 90% of the market is being used for pot culture, naturally, that's also where most of the hybridizing efforts and production dollars are being spent. Triumph tulips are used mainly for forcing and are the largest group of tulips available; very showy but generally not as perennial; whz 3-8; most bloom mid spring.

Tulipa - Shirley
Product Code: 02-0328
Genus: Tulipa
Cultivar: Shirley
Family: Liliaceae
Nickname: Tulip
Division: Division 3 - Triumph
Pricing:
5 bulbs for $4.70
25 bulbs for $20.00
50 bulbs for $36.00
250 bulbs for $165.00
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Bulbs Per Sq Foot: 4 to 5
Color: White, Purple
Height: 12" To 24"
Flowering Time: Mid Spring
Sun vs Shade: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Average
Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Year of Introduction: 1951 To 2000 (1968)
Container Use: Yes
Cutting/Picking: Yes
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