Tulip Little Red Riding Hood
0.2m ht x 0.15m sp
1-2 years until maturity
Small size pack contains 35 bulbs
Tulip ‘Red Riding Hood’ is a compact, bulbous perennial with purple-marked, dark grey-green leaves and, in spring, large, bright scarlet flowers marked black at the base.
Tulipa 'Little Red Riding Hood'
Tulip 'Red Riding Hood', Tulipa greigii 'Red Riding Hood', Greigii Group tulip 'Red Riding Hood'
Variety or Cultivar
'Red Riding Hood' _ 'Red Riding Hood' is a compact, bulbous perennial with purple-marked, dark grey-green leaves and, in spring, large, bright scarlet flowers marked black at the base.
Flowers are fragrant
Eating may cause severe discomfort and may cause a skin allergy.
Red in Spring
Dark-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 flower stems but do not cut back leaves until they have completely died down.
WHERE TO GROW
Tulipa 'Red Riding Hood' (Tulip 'Red Riding Hood') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.15m after 1-2 years.
Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging
Grow in a sunny, sheltered spot in fertile, well-drained soil. Plant bulbs 10 to 15cm deep in late summer or autumn. Protect from strong winds and excessive wet.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Partial Shade, Full Sun
100 bulbs, Small pack