Sold Out - Emperor Tulips are part of the Fosteriana Tulip family. Fosteriana Tulip bulbs are long-lasting flowers that deal with severe weather well. Use in rock gardens, containers, beds and borders.
Our bulbs are close to 5” in circumference ( 12+ cm) which makes them some of the biggest you can purchase and are sourced from Holland.
USDA Zones 3 – 6 (they can be planted in warm climates if given a chill period)
Early-season flowering (March - April depending on location)
Bloom Duration: 3 weeks
Bloom Color: Pink
Great for Naturalizing or Mass Planting
Key Planting Tips
Plant in full sun, 6” inches deep with the tip pointing up. Space each bulb 4-6” apart. They will tolerate some shade.
Tulips have everything they need to get started, but you can place a teaspoon of bone meal in the soil before planting and use a low nitrogen fertilizer when the first leaves appear in Spring.
Our bulbs will ship to you in mid September to mid October. They are from the 2020 crop.