Tulip Uncle
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Tulip Uncle


Delivery: End Aug to Feb

Rich maroon red.  Tulip Uncle Tom is a sumptuous double late tulip peony flowering tulip with full flowers of multiple petals giving the appearance of brushed velvet.  The flowers are held on thick strong stems the buds start dark-blackish red and they unfurl reveals her dark maroon-red colouring.  

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Bulb Size (cm) 11 - 12cm Bulb
Colour Red
Delivery period End Aug to Feb
Garden Position Sun
Hardiness Hardy
Height 45 cm
Month of Blooming April (Late), May (Early)
Planting Density (per square m) 60-75
Planting Depth 15cm
Planting Position Front border, Middle border
Planting Time Autumn, Winter
Scented No
Special Features Good for Cut Flowers
Suitable for Pots Yes
Type of Soil Fertile, Well Drained

Our flower bulb selection has held Tulip Uncle as a staple tulip for years. With its striking beauty and vibrant hues, this tulip variety is sure to transform your garden into a bed of rich and magnetic colours.

Its deep, velvety petals are an intense shade of rich, dark maroon, exuding an air of mystery and sophistication. Standing tall on sturdy stems, these tulips command attention, reaching heights of up to 50 cm when fully grown.

Planting Tulip Uncle bulbs is very easy. With our premium, top-quality bulbs, you can ensure a successful and breathtaking display every spring. Simply choose a well-drained area in your garden, ideally with full sun or partial shade. Whether you plant them in borders, beds, or containers, these tulips will add a touch of opulence to any setting.

Tulip Uncle thrives in various climates and is known for its outstanding resilience. From cold winters to moderate spring temperatures, these bulbs will withstand the elements and reward you with their rich colour and billowing form.

Our commitment to quality extends beyond the tulip bulbs themselves. When you shop with us, you can trust that you are receiving carefully selected, healthy bulbs that have been inspected for the highest standards of excellence. We work directly with reputable growers, ensuring that only the finest Tulip Uncle bulbs make their way to your garden.

Flowering in late May this double late tulip will flower alongside other double late tulips or pair with single late tulips for an interesting mix of shapes.



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