10% Off all Plants + 20 when you join our Discount Club. T&Cs Apply Join Here
Free 30 Day Refund & Replacement
Affordable Plants Direct To Your Door
Platinum Trusted Service Award
Tulip Double Red
Tulip Double Red
Tulip Double Red
Tulip Double Red

Tulip 'Double Red'

A peony-like bloom for vibrant spring colour
Grows to
Grows To
15 cm
40 cm
Read more

Plant Care Information:

Perfect In Pots
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Plant In Sunshine
Winter Hardy
Winter Hardy
Cut Flower
Cut Flower
Easy To Grow
Easy To Grow

Product options:

20 Bulbs
Item: 600268
Out Of Stock
Grows to
Grows To
15 cm
40 cm
20 Bulbs - Item: 600268
DEAL PRICE £6.49
RRP £12.99
Save: £6.50 - 50%
Club Price: £5.84 - Save: £0.65   Join Today!
-
+
OUT OF STOCK
  • Pretty, double-cupped blooms for luxuriant displays
  • Ideal for beds, borders and containers
  • Extravagant, bowl-shaped flowers, perfect for cutting
  • An easy-to-grow, hardy perennial
  • Weave amongst other spring-flowering bulbs for impressive contrast
  • Supplied as a pack of 20 bulbs for autumn planting
Key Points
Full Product Details

Product Information

A fabulous double tulip, producing a burst of luxuriant colour in spring, 'Double Red' is perfect for beds, borders and containers.

With double-cupped, bowl-shaped blossoms and medium stem length, they are ideal for cutting.

An easy-to-grow, hardy perennial, they thrive in rich fertile, well-drained conditions, enjoying full or afternoon sun.

Plant in the autumn to enjoy long-lasting, opulent red blooms in the spring.

Supplied as a pack of 20 bulbs, they are best planted in groups in borders or pots. Weave amongst other spring-flowering bulbs for an impressive display.

What Is Supplied

Item 600268 supplied as:

Supplied as a pack of 20 bulbs ready to plant, size 10/11. *Harmful if eaten/skin irritant

Top Tips

Which way up? Usually pointy end up, but if you are not sure, plant the bulb on its side and it will eventually right itself.

Care Information

Planting Advice for your tulip bulbs:

  • Plant bulbs at twice the depth of the height of the bulb and four times their width apart. e.g. 5cm tall bulbs need to be planted 10cm below the surface of the ground and 20cm apart.
  • Please check the bag for any additional planting instructions.
  • They are fine to plant even if a little green growth is showing, they'll just need a good watering when you plant them, and then only when the soil is dry.
  • Leave them in the ground once they die back for flowers again next year.
  • While all the energy that a bulb needs in order to grow is stored in the bulb itself, they will do better if you feed them when in active green growth.
  • Plant in herbaceous borders, in pots, or leave in the ground to naturalise.
  • If planted in pots be sure to water frequently and keep moist.

Aftercare Advice for your tulip bulb collection:

  • Tulips can be planted as late as November, but it's best to get your bulbs in the ground so that they can establish a good root system before the weather becomes too cold.
  • Plant in herbaceous borders, in pots, or leave in the ground to naturalise.
  • Water frequently and if in pots ensure that the compost doesn't dry out.

Tidying your Tulips:

  • Once flowering is over, it is important to leave the leaves on your tulips until they have died right down, usually by early summer. This allows the bulb to store food and produce flowers the following year.
  • While it is recommended that bulbs are dug up and dried in the summer sun, modern thought is that there is no real benefit from doing this and many gardeners now leave bulbs where they are.

Planting/Flowering Calendar

Planting Time
Flowering Time
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Grows to

Plant Dimensions
40 cm
15 cm
Items You May Like
Customer Reviews

Item Reviews

Close Video

We will soon be sending you the latest deals and gardening information. Your 10% discount code should be in your inbox shortly (please check your spam folder if it's not there in the next 5 minutes).

Enjoy shopping with us at YouGarden

And get our BEST OFFERS - straight to your inbox!

DOUBLE GUARANTEE TO YOU:
1. If you're not totally happy with your order, return it within 30 days and we'll replace or refund in full!
2. Should any hardy plant fail to thrive thereafter, we'll replace free of charge - you just pay the P&P
ALL MAJOR PAYMENTS ACCEPTED
Item Added To Basket
Item Added To Basket