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Tulip bulbs are very easy to grow and look fabulous planted in large groups in borders or in containers on the patio. They boast superb weather resistance and will come back year after year. With a wide range of colours and flower forms, there's something for every garden. Tulip flowers are edible too - read our edible flowers guide for more information.
Tulip 'Flaming Parrot'
TulipaA very popular parrot tulip producing flamboyant yellow blooms with scarlet red flames, which gradually open out to form a big bowl-shaped bloom, revealing the purple-black anthers within. Each petal has a fringed edge, giving a ruffled effect which adds to the flame-like appearance! Perfect for hot-themed beds, borders and containers, grow Tulip 'Flaming Parrot' in groups for the best effect. Tulip flowers are excellent for cutting and last for up to 10 days in a vase. Bulb size 11/12. Height: 55cm (22"). Spread 20cm (8").
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. However,some people have had strong allergic reactions to Tulip flowers. If touching them causes a rash, numbness etc. then Tulip flowers should not be eaten. For more details about edible flowers click here.More info
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