Tulip ‘La Belle Epoque’
Beautiful copper-pink double
A very fashionable tulip right now, the colour is a little hard to pin down but it is beautiful! Tones of old pink, mixed with café au lait, apricot and peach, a touch of green, purple maybe. Soft silk colours.
Light: full sun
Soil: well drained sand, clay, loam, chalk, moderately fertile
Type: double early tulip
Bulb size 10/11cm
Care: plant in autumn 10 – 15cm deep, after the first cold snap. Add grit to wet or heavy soils.