Garden elegance and subtle hues go hand in hand. The graceful cup-shaped flower form of Salmon Van Eijk is played up nicely by its soft salmon-orange coloration and hints of deep pink. Homeowners and landscapers alike will adore this new tulip variety for its uniquely gentle palette, but also for its strong, robust growth habit. Like other Darwin Hybrids, Salmon Van Eijk is exceptionally weather resistant and a prolific bloomer. It perennializes like a dream, returning yearly with excellent dependability. To get the most out of these gorgeous tulips, we suggest clustering them throughout a sunny border or mixed cutting garden. They are also well suited to mass plantings.
Hardiness Zones 3-8
Mature Height 14 - 16 inches
Bloom Time Mid spring (April)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
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Botanical Name: Tulipa darwinhybrid 'Salmon Van Eijk'
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
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Planting Depth :
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year in spring
Special Care :
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climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
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