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Tulipa single early 'Purple Prince'


  • »  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

Growing and Maintenance Tips for Tulipa single early 'Purple Prince'

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 14 Inches
Spread 2-4 Inches
Hardiness Zone 3-8
Color Purple
Detailed Description for Tulipa single early 'Purple Prince'

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.