Tulip Flaming Parrot

Tulip Flaming Parrot

The blazing hot red and brilliant yellow flowers of Flaming Parrot Tulip are remarkably feathered at their ends. Their exotic, flamboyant beauty creates unforgettable spring displays. Flaming Parrot is twice the size of other Parrot Tulips and is known as the most popular tulip of floral arrangers. Spectacular in containers, gardens and the vase. Fragrant and an award winner.

Plant bulbs in soil that has been amended with organic matter and a handful or so of bulb fertilizer, following manufacturer’s instructions. Plant in full sun. Plant bulbs the recommended depth on the planting tag, about 6-10″ deep. Plant 9 per square foot. Water in well.

 

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Tulipa Flaming Parrot

Common Name

Tulip

Bloom Color

Red, Yellow

Bloom Time

Midspring, Spring, Late Spring

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

18-24″

Width

3-6″

Uses

Beds, Containers, Cut Flower, Fragrant

Soil

Average, Moist, Well Drained

Water Needs

Average, Consistent

Zone

3-8

Plant Type

Annual, Bulb