The Lily-Flowering Tulip ‘Marilyn’, has striking, white blooms flamed in peppermint-stick red. This candy-like striped Tulip is a spectacular addition to your spring garden. The striking pattern can be enjoyed both on the inside and outside of the petals. This variety is absolutely astonishing when the flowers are completely opened up. These tulips flower in mid-spring and they are very popular as cut flowers. This is a must for everyone who wants something really special. “You are sure to enjoy this outstanding tulip!
Lily-Flowering Tulip: These tulips have a unique shape where the blossom resembles a lily, or, sometimes, an urn. Long, pointed petals that are curved back create this effect. From above, the open flower can look like a six-pointed star. Lily-Flowered Tulips aren’t available in dozens of different varieties, but there are compensations – their beautiful shape, for one. As well, several varieties of Lily-flowered Tulips are noted for petals edged in vibrant, contrasting colors. They are quite tall and known for their long-lasting elegant flowers. Do not prune foliage until it has died back. If flowers are used for bouquets leave as much of the foliage as possible on the plant. Lily flowering tulips reliably come back every year. Lily flowering tulips are not only reliable, but they also have a look of elegance. Lift the bulbs about every 5 years or so and replant when they become too crowded.