Red Princess is another double late tulips with magnificent double (paeony) flowers that give it such a wonderful appeal. Red Princess has flowers that are a stunning dark red and work really well in large displays or planted with other double late varieties such as Orange Princess or Black Hero. Tulips prefer to be planted in cooler soils which is normally October although if you cannot plant then before or after is fine as they will still perform very well. Cultivate soils to a depth of up to 25cms and plant 10 to 15cms deep and 10cms apart. Try growing in a group of 20 or more for a particularly wonderful display.
Aspect: Semi shade to full sun
Soil type: All free draining soils, add grit or well rotted compost to heavier soils to help with drainage.