Double early Nachtwacht has flowers that have unusual colour combinations purples, reds, oranges and pinks and still look simple stunning. Growing on stems 25cm tall they are ideal for pots, containers and formal bedding displays. For the best effect plant in large groups. Cultivate the soil to a depth of 25cms and plant bulbs 10-15cms deep and 10cms apart. In containers planting distance can be reduced to 5cms. Tulips offer a great deal to any garden as the large array of colours available is simply vast.
Aspect: Semi shade to full sun
Soil type: All free draining soils that do not become waterlogged at any time.