Tulip ‘Apeldoorn’, Darwin hybrid tulip ‘Apeldoorn’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Apeldoorn’ _ ‘Apeldoorn’ is an upright, bulbous perennial with broadly lance-shaped, grey-green leaves and a sturdy, erect stem bearing a single, bright red flower in mid- to late spring.
Erect flower stem, Upright
All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested. Contact may cause a skin reaction.
Bright-red in Spring
Grey-green in Spring
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Slugs , Eelworm (stem and bulb)
Bulb, corm and tuber rot , Tulip fire , Tulip viruses
Remove faded flowers, but do not cut back foliage until all leaves have completely died down.
WHERE TO GROW
Tulipa ‘Apeldoorn’ (Tulip ‘Apeldoorn’) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.2m after 1-2 years.
Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging
Plant 10 to 15cm deep in autumn in a sheltered spot in fertile, well-drained soil. Protect from excessive wet. Shelter from strong winds.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West