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Tulip

Tulipa Fosteriana 'Red Emperor'

Type: Fall Planting Bulbs
Ships: September through December

Sword-like foliage on a sturdy stem supports the most recognizable flower imported from Holland.


Tulips are one of the easiest bulbs to grow. Just plant this fall in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade for great color this spring.

Planting and Maintenance Info:

Light Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth: 5
Bulbs per Square Foot: 9

Fosteriana Tulips or Emperor Tulips, as they are more commonly referred to as, are sturdy, produce large foliage, and are one of the first tulips to bloom in the spring. Plant tulips in well-drained soil to ensure proper root formation. Exposure to full sun will bring out the rich colors that tulips offer, but some shade will enable a longer blooming period and still offer a colorful addition to your yard or garden.

Mature Height:

14-16 Inches

Bloom Time:

Blooms early spring

Bulb Size:

12/+ cm

Hardiness Zone:

2-8 Find your zone

Tulip Features:

Ships in Bags of
50

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.

Great Companion Plants for Tulipa Fosteriana 'Red Emperor'
Muscari - Grape Hyacinth Muscari - Grape Hyacinth (Muscari armeniacum 'Grape Hyacinth')
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Tulip Tulip (Tulipa Fosteriana 'Emperor Mixture')