Monday, November 10, 2008

Tulips

Peony-like Tulip "Mount Tacoma" - A fully double, glistening white, this 1924 award-winner has subtle green markings on its petals. Fragrant. Bulb size: 12 cm/up. Late April. 20". HZ: 3-7.


Tulip "Swinging World" - New! With similar coloration as Aristocrat, a beloved old variety, this Konijnenburg & Mark hybrid is violet-pink with pale pink to ivory-white petal edges. Bulb size: 12 cm/up. Bloom time: April/May. 24”. HZ: 3-7.


Photo and descriptions by Van Engelen

2 comments:

Pam said...

Tulips are my one of my favorite flowers. Great shots.

The apple dumplings down below look outstanding!

Miss Shortcake said...

ooh...I should plant tulips. Damn foot of snow.