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Tulipa single early 'Aafke'


  • »  Single Early Tulip bulbs are an ideal choice for Easter pot forcing
  • »  Earliest long stemmed tulips to bloom
  • »  Excellent in the landscape in combination with hyacinths, daffodils and botanical tulips
  • »  Feature fragrant, egg shaped flowers on sturdy stems that will stand up straight even in severe weather conditions
  • »  We supply top sized tulip bulbs (12+)
  • »  Tulip bulbs perform best in full sun but will tolerate some shade
  • »  Tulip bulbs dislike wetness (wet feet) and require well-drained soil
  • »  Fertilize tulip bulbs when the foliage pushes through the soil in spring. We recommend a general low-nitrogen fertilizer, like Holland Bulb Booster.
  • »  When planting tulip bulbs, you should always place the pointed end up
  • »  Tulip bulbs should be planted at a depth of double the height of the bulb

Description Qty Avail Price
Bin Display Box of 50 bulbs, Size 12 Yes Login for Pricing
Bin Display Box of 100 bulbs, Size 12 Yes Login for Pricing
10 Retail Packages of 10 bulbs, Size 12+ Yes Login for Pricing
Bulk tray of 500 bulbs, Size 12+ Yes Login for Pricing
Growing and Maintenance Tips for Tulipa single early 'Aafke'

Early-season flowering (April)
We supply top sized bulbs (12+)
Planting Depth: 6" (15cm) Spacing: 4-6" (10-15cm)
Bloom Duration: 3 weeks

Additional Information
Height 20 Inches
Spread 2-4 Inches
Hardiness Zone 3-8
Color Pink
Detailed Description for Tulipa single early 'Aafke'

Single Early Tulip bulbs are among the oldest groups of hybrid tulips, and are the earliest long-stemmed tulip bulbs to bloom.  Single Early Tulips feature egg shaped flowers on sturdy stems.  Single Early Tulips are generally of mid range height (14-20 inches tall).  Single Early Tulip bulbs are excellent for landscaping in combination with Hyacinth bulbs, Daffodil bulbs, and Botanical Tulips.  Single Early Tulips can be forced indoors if pre-cooled before starting.  Single Early Tulips will flower early in the season.  Many varieties of the Single Early Tulips are fragrant.