Tulip Akebono
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Tulip Akebono ® Bulb


Delivery: From end August

Tulipa Akebono sports opulent yellow flowers adorned with peach tones and apple green streaks, elegantly held at the top of sturdy tall stems above broad lance-shaped leaves.

Named after the Japanese sumo wrestler Akebono Tarō, this late-flowering variety is a fantastic way to extend the spring season. Particularly vibrant planted in bold groups, tulip Akebono also mixes well with a wide range of bulbs and plants in sunny beds, borders and containers. Did you know? Akebono means "dawn" in Japanese.

Quintessential symbols of spring renowned for their excellent vase life, tulips will be sure to brighten up any corner of the home with their long-lasting blooms.

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Colour Green, Salmon, Yellow
Delivery From end August
Garden Position Sun
Hardiness Hardy
Height (Mature plant) 50 cm
Month of Blooming April (Late), May (Early)
Planting Depth 15cm
Planting Time Autumn, Winter
Planting density (per m2) 60-75
Planting position Front, Middle, Containers
Scented No
Size 11 - 12cm Bulb
Special Features Good for Cut Flowers
Suitable for Pots Yes
Type of Soil Fertile, Well Drained
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