This classic red Darwin hybrid tulip can reliably produce blooms for up to five growing seasons and naturalizes well.
Botanical Name: Tulipa ‘Red Oxford’
Hardiness Zones: 3-8
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Mid to late spring
Advantages: Easy to grow; America’s most popular tulip; tall, sturdy stems
Mature Plant Size: 20″-22″ tall
Light Requirements: Full sun
Plant Depth: 7″ deep, 4″ apart
Soil Type: Well-drained soil
Please note: Tulips require a chilling period in order to bloom; NOT suitable for hardiness zones 9 and up. Check your hardiness zone on the map on the fundraiser’s landing page, or on the USDA website.