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tulip 'Apricot Beauty'
Tulipa are bulbous perennials with characteristic flowers, in a wide range of colours, in spring
Single Early Group tulips grow up to 45cm tall, with cup-shaped flowers to 7cm across, often margined or flamed with a contrasting colour, and flower in early and mid spring
'Apricot Beauty' is a single early tulip with cup-shaped, light, creamy salmon-pink flowers, tinged with orange, in mid spring
Toxicity Ingestion may cause severe discomfort
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or East-facing
SoilLoam, Sand, Chalk
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Plant 10 to 15cm deep in fertile, well-drained soil with shelter from strong winds and protection from excessive wet
Propagate by lifting and separating offsets
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Cut Flowers Garden Edging
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Stem and bulb eelworm and slugs may be a problem
May be subject to tulip fire and bulb rots
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