Negrita Parrot Tulips are dubiously named, but have a moody dark burgundy color with scalloped edges that open up and fade into a lighter purple as it ages. Parrot tulips have such a sculptural artistic look to them, they really stand out in the Spring garden.
Tulip petals are edible, and make a pretty garnish for beverages and salads.
When to plant: Plant in the Fall for Spring blooms.
Planting conditions: Tulips grow best in full sun but will tolerate partial shade. Not picky about soil.
Care: Water after planting then wait for Spring display, water regularly as it starts to grow in the Spring.
Bloom Time: Mid Spring.
Hardiness: Perennial in zones 3-8
Ships: Tulip bulbs will ship in October 2020
Includes: 15 bulbs
Flat rate $10 shipping no matter how many plants you buy.
We give your plants plenty of (recyclable) padding so they are cozy and safe during transit. We also monitor weather events and will contact you if unusual weather will impact your order's ship date.
If anything is not right about your plant when you receive it, please let us know and we will make it right.