Find Peppermint Stick Tulip in the St Louis Missouri area at Sugar Creek Gardens plant nursery and garden shop.
Tulip Peppermint Stick 9 Bulbs
Major Award Winner
Sweeten up your spring flower display with the delightful Peppermint Twist Tulip. This treat brings velvety 2″ flowers with alternating red and white petals. The enchanting blossoms open in sun to form a star and close up at night and on dark days. A perennial tulip it comes back year after year from stolons and offsets.
Peppermint Stick Tulip naturalizes easily. The bulbs can be left in the same spot for years of enjoyment. Try it between perennials that bloom in summer like Coneflowers and Black Eyed Susans. It’s perfect for borders, cutting, and rock gardens. Very easy to grow and deer resistant. A species Tulip, Tulipa clusiana Peppermint Twist is commonly known as lady tulip.
A winner of the Royal Horticultural Society’s prestigious Award of Garden Merit.
Plant bulbs in soil that have been amended with organic matter like Cotton Burr Compost. Plant bulbs 3″ deep and 4-6″ apart. Plant in full sun to light shade. Part shade will keep the flowers looking better longer. Keep soil moist to encourage root formation.
Fertilizer: To get your bulbs off to a healthy start we recommend at planting applying an application of Espmoa Organic Bio Tone Starter Plus.
9 bulbs – available fall only