Tulip Akebono

The semi-double sport of Jewel of Spring, this huge camellia-like bloom is primrose-yellow with crisp red petal edges, occasional pale raspberry striations, feathered green sepals and a steel-blue, interior starburst. Meaning Dawn or daybreak in Japanese, it has a faint, sweet fragrance. Tulip Class: Giant Darwin Hybrid. Bulb size: 12 cm/up. Mid-April. HZ: 3-7. 20" to 22".

Tulips are The Art & Soul of Spring.

Tulip Horticultural Tips
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10 bulbs $9.75
20 bulbs $16.25
50 bulbs $31.75
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  • Peony Flowering Tulips
    Also known as Double Late Tulips, these breathtaking, scented tulips closely resemble peonies with long-lasting blooms. Their large, fully double blooms are superb for both the garden and for cut flower arrangements. Note: Insufficiently cold winters, winters with inconsistent cold temperatures and poor snow cover or raised bed plantings may result in Peony Flowering Tulips blooming in a single form due to poor root formation. Top size bulbs: at least 12 cm. Bloom time: Late April. Plant 6" to 8" deep and 6" apart. Horticultural zones 3-7. Height: 14" to 22" depending on the variety.

    Tulips are The Art & Soul of Spring.

    Tulip Horticultural Tips
Peony Flowering Tulips
Also known as Double Late Tulips, these breathtaking, scented tulips closely resemble peonies with long-lasting blooms. Their large, fully double blooms are superb for both the garden and for cut flower arrangements. Note: Insufficiently cold winters, winters with inconsistent cold temperatures and poor snow cover or raised bed plantings may result in Peony Flowering Tulips blooming in a single form due to poor root formation. Top size bulbs: at least 12 cm. Bloom time: Late April. Plant 6" to 8" deep and 6" apart. Horticultural zones 3-7. Height: 14" to 22" depending on the variety.

Tulips are The Art & Soul of Spring.

Tulip Horticultural Tips
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