Cape Town is a single early tulip that will flower late March/early April and is amongst the first of the tulips to flower. Apricot Beauty and Calgary are two other single early tulips which are amongst our most favourites. Plant tulips in soils that are free draining and have been cultivated to a depth of 25cms. In heavy soils mix in grit or well rotted humus matter to aid drainange. Plant 10-15cms deep and 10cm apart. In containers plant 5cms apart and 15cms deep for the best effect plant in groups of 10 or more.
Aspect: Semi shade to full sun
Soil type: All well drained soils.