A midseason marvel! Our new, and aptly named, Flames Mystery Tulip delivers a punch of bold, bright color and a totally unique tricolor pattern to the April to May growing season. Plus, it boasts an eye-catching flower form that is elegant and shapely, showing off a wide, open aspect as the blooms mature. Each tulip is comprised of pointed, twisted, white petals accented with fiery red flames. Its vibrant yellow centers become highly visible as the flowers open wide. We suggest planting Flames Mystery along sunny paths where the blooms can be appreciated by visitors to the site. The robust, healthy bulbs can also be forced indoors during the middle part of February.
Hardiness Zones 3-8
Mature Height 10 inches
Bloom Time Early spring (March)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
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
Mulch +/- 2"
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Once per year in spring
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
an updated shipping estimate.You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number
provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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