'Princess Irene' Tulip Tulipa 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 'Princess Irene' Tulip (Tulipa) Genus: Tulipa Information below, provide by Tulips.com (RoozenGaarde ®)"Defined by its incredibly vibrant colors, Princess Irene presents an ideal option for both containers and flower beds. Plant mixed with Muscari Armeniacum to feature and absolutely incredible combination of colors!Single Early TulipsSingle Early tulips get a head start on the spring and bring vibrant colors to any garden. These tulips grow shorter stems and produce mid sized flowers which allow them to hold up to the elements quite well. Their height and size also makes them a popular choice for border varieties with taller and later blooming tulips planted behind them. At RoozenGaarde we will often combine these varieties with muscari to make a strong and spectacular design with contrasting colors. Single Early tulips are an excellent choice for pots and containers.Tulip bulbs should be planted during the fall months so that they can flower in the spring. Bloom dates will mostly depend upon the local climate, but exposure to sun and water will also influence timing. These flowers do not require extensive sunlight and will bloom when planted in fully shaded areas. Tulips will typically produce a single flower per bulb, but some varieties will have multiple blooms. Great as a garden flower or cut and placed in a vase, tulips are known to be a declaration of love!" Care: "Simply plant tulip bulbs during the autumn months and then sit back and enjoy as their colorful blooms burst open with the arrival of spring. Zone 9 is west coast only." Overview Height 16 to 20 inches tall Light Full Sun to Part Shade Moisture Fertile, moist, well-drained soil Bloom Time Spring Flower Color Flame, Niagara Foliage Color Green Type Bulbs TulipaView the discussion thread.