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Tulipa 'Pink Diamond' (Tulip 'Pink Diamond')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.6m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.3m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
1-2 years
To maturity
Toxic - Eating may cause severe discomfort and may cause a skin allergy.
Toxic - Eating may cause severe discomfort and may cause a skin allergy.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Tulipa 'Pink Diamond'

Other names: Tulip 'Pink Diamond', Darwin tulip 'Pink Diamond', Single late tulip 'Pink Diamond'

Genus: Tulipa Tulipa

Variety or Cultivar: 'Pink Diamond' _ 'Pink Diamond' is an upright, bulbous perennial with broad, linear, grey-green leaves and, in late spring, erect stems bearing cup-shaped, pink flowers with pale yellow bases and yellow-green anthers.


Tulipa 'Pink Diamond' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Spring

Foliage: Grey-green in Spring

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Eating may cause severe discomfort and may cause a skin allergy.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Eelworm (stem and bulb) Slugs , Eelworm (stem and bulb)

Specific diseases: Bulb, corm and tuber rot , Tulip fire , Tulip viruses Bulb, corm and tuber rot , Tulip fire , Tulip viruses

General care

Pruning: Remove faded flower stems but do not cut back leaves until they have completely died down.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Offsets. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Tulipa 'Pink Diamond' (Tulip 'Pink Diamond') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.3m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging

Cultivation: Grow in a sheltered spot in fertile, well-drained soil. Plant bulbs 10 to 15cm deep in late summer or autumn. Protect from strong winds and excessive wet.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Tulipa 'Pink Diamond'

Other names: Tulip 'Pink Diamond', Darwin tulip 'Pink Diamond', Single late tulip 'Pink Diamond'

Genus: Tulipa Tulipa

Variety or Cultivar: 'Pink Diamond' _ 'Pink Diamond' is an upright, bulbous perennial with broad, linear, grey-green leaves and, in late spring, erect stems bearing cup-shaped, pink flowers with pale yellow bases and yellow-green anthers.


Tulipa 'Pink Diamond' is: Deciduous

Flower: Pink in Spring

Foliage: Grey-green in Spring

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Eating may cause severe discomfort and may cause a skin allergy.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Eelworm (stem and bulb)

Specific diseases: Bulb, corm and tuber rot , Tulip fire , Tulip viruses

General care

Pruning: Remove faded flower stems but do not cut back leaves until they have completely died down.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Offsets. REGISTER to read more...


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Tulipa 'Pink Diamond' (Tulip 'Pink Diamond') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.3m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging

Cultivation: Grow in a sheltered spot in fertile, well-drained soil. Plant bulbs 10 to 15cm deep in late summer or autumn. Protect from strong winds and excessive wet.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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