This new introduction last year was very popular and has performed really well in the garden. Double early Ocra has flowers that are a bright orange and look simple stunning. Growing on stems 25cm tall they are ideal for pots, containers and formal bedding displays. Ocra is a mutation of the pure yellow Monte Carlo. 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.