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Tulip 'Van Eijk' (Pack of 15 Bulbs)
Tulip 'Van Eijk' (Pack of 15 Bulbs) Van Eijk tulip Van Eijk Tulips

Tulip 'Van Eijk' (Pack of 15 Bulbs) Tulips

Bulbs for sale for Autumn dispatch

Also known as Tulip
Genus Darwin Hybrid Tulip
Colours Pale Red
Aspect Full Sun/Partial Shade
Height 45cm / 18"
Planting period Autumn (Sept to Nov)
Flowering period April/May
Soil Type Well drained Soil
Bulb Size 12cm+
Hardiness Very Hardy - H6 (-20°C to -15°C)
Shipping est Order now for delivery in the Autumn
Delivery time Autumn delivery (Sept to Nov 2020)
Also suitable for containers Yes
Scented Yes
Double flowered Yes

Description of Tulip 'Van Eijk' (Pack of 15 Bulbs) Tulips

Van Eijk is a classic Darwin hybrid tulip. A single-flowered and brightly colour tulip that would great sat next to Sunlover in your garden beds or pots. 
Pack of 15 Bulbs 
Order now for delivery in Autumn (Sept to Nov).

Buy Tulip Bulbs | Tulipa Van Eijk | Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery.

Planting and growing instructions: Buy Tulip Bulbs | Tulipa Van Eijk | Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery.

How to plant Tulips

  • Find a location with well-drained soil. Tulips will not thrive in water-logged areas.
  • Tulips like to receive full sun for most of the day. However, some varieties can tolerate shady areas too. Check with the individual variety.
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs with their pointed tops 12cm below the soil surface. Allow 4 to 5 bulbs per square foot.
  • If planting in Pots, find a large container and fill it with good-quality, multi-purpose compost. Ensure there is adequate draining holes. Again, plant 12cm below the soil surface.
  • Plant in the Autumn; September through to November.
  • After planting, water the Tulips well, gently soaking the soil to settle it around the bulbs.
  • Tulips will flower early Spring.

Plant care: Buy Tulip Bulbs | Tulipa Van Eijk | Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery.

How to care for Tulips

  • Deadhead the flowers during the season before the petals fall off.
  • After flowering has finished for the season leave the foliage in place; don't cut it off. The leaves will gather sunlight, create food through photosynthesis and strengthen the bulbs for the future.
  • Water as needed during active growth periods.
  • By mid summer the leaves may yellow and die back. Foliage may be removed at this point.
  • Some tulips flower well for one year and then need lifting out of the soil and carefully stored if you want to use them again. Once everything has fully died back, you can lift them and store them in a dark, dry, airy place over summer, allowing the air to circulate around them. They can then be replanted in the Autumn. 

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This question was asked by
- J. Normansell

As a new gardener last summer I purchased some tulip bulbs at the Southport flower show. WOW they are amazing and cant wait to see you guys in August. Wish I could forward the pics to you I am so proud of them and it shows the high quality of your bulbs. Thank you. Mrs JA normansell

Aww thank you Julie. The photos you sent through on facebook were fab. We value all our customer's feedback. Please feel free to give us a little review if you get a chance. It's great for our other customers to see.

Best wishes

The Hart Family

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