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New products at Crocus

by Sarah - September 14th, 2015.
Filed under: Crocus, New Products.

Crocus has this new item today

Tulipa 'Weber's Parrot' (parrot tulip bulbs)

Tulipa ‘Weber’s Parrot’ (parrot tulip bulbs) £4.99
Position: full sun Soil: fertile, well-drained soil Rate of growth: average Flowering period: May Flower colour: creamy white, pink and green Other features: excellent cut-flowers Hardiness: fully hardy Bulb Size: 12/14 Ruffled and irregularly cut, creamy petals are infused with rich pink towards their tips and flushed with green at their base. They form big, blowsy flowers, which look wonderful in both the garden and the vase. Garden care: In September to December plant bulbs 15-20cm deep and 10-15cm apart in fertile, well-drained soil. Alternatively, allow 7-9 bulbs per 30cm sq. After flowering dead-head and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser each week for the first month. Once the foliage has died down naturally lift the bulbs and store in a cool greenhouse.