Considered one of the most flamboyant and decorative blooms in the spring garden, Parrot Tulips make a truly stunning addition to any outdoor site. Spectacular even for these amazing tulips is our newest addition to the K. van Bourgondien lineup, Rasta Parrot! It features gorgeous, frilled blooms in a flamboyant color palette and a moderate height that makes them perfect for indoor floral arrangements as well as sensational front border displays. The rich brownish-red petals are accented with splashes of vivid yellow and fresh green, which matches the flower's attractive foliage. Rasta Parrot is an ideal choice for feature beds, mass plantings or as a focal point in a mixed cutting garden. Plant as a single-variety presentation or alongside a grouping of traditional tulips, calling attention to both species.
Hardiness Zones 3-8
Mature Height 12 - 14 inches
Bloom Time Mid to late spring (April-May)
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
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year in spring
Special Care :
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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