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Silverado-soft pink with a silvery overlay; an unbelievably lovely, delicate but strong tulip; ought to blend with just about any other colors; 14"-18"; late 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. They are an incredible source of inexpensive color for the garden. Almost every color in the spectrum is available except true blue. Intensity of the colors sometimes varies according to climate and even from one season to another. 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. SINGLE LATE TULIPS are defined by the RGBA as: "Single Flowered cultivars, mainly long stemmed, late flowering. This group included e.g. the former Darwin Group and Cottage Group." Great under crab apples; good for bedding and cut flowers; prefer zones 3-7; 16"-24".

Tulipa - Silverado
Product Code: 02-0538
Genus: Tulipa
Cultivar: Silverado
Family: Liliaceae
Nickname: Tulip
Division: Division 5 - Single Late
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Information is provided for reference.
Color: Pink
Height: 12" To 24"
Flowering Time: Late Spring
Sun vs Shade: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Average
Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Cutting/Picking: Yes
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