Tulip ‘Couleur Cardinal’
£3.50 – £6.75
A rich, multi-red tulip on shorter stems
A bold, rich red tulip with a slightly darker, plum red flame. if you are looking for a red tulip this is would be an excellent choice.
Its shorter stems means it is superb in pots and stands up well to weather in the garden. Another one that we tested last year and liked so much it made an appearance at Poppy Cottage Garden in 2018.
Month: late April
Light: full sun
Soil: well drained sand, clay, loam, chalk, fertile
Type: Triumph tulip
Bulb size 10/11cm
Care: plant in autumn 10 – 15cm deep, after the first cold snap. Add grit to wet or heavy soils.