Tulip ‘Black Parrot’
£4.00 – £7.50
Blackberry purple parrot tulip
A real stunner, Black Parrot is a frilly, extravagant tulip in finest blackberry red-purple. One of our garden staples every year and our most popular parrot tulip.
Month: mid May
Light: full sun
Soil: well drained sand, clay, loam, chalk, moderately fertile
Type: parrot tulip
Bulb size 10/11cm
Black Parrot is one of the darkest varieties available. Show it off with white or pink flowers, such as tulips Angelique or China Pink. Plant it in sun where it can glow.
Care: plant in autumn 10 – 15cm deep, after the first cold snap. Add grit to wet or heavy soils.