Apeldorn produces classic, massive, red blooms on strong 22-24" stems that are perfect for arrangements. Her 5" flowers are very weather-resistant which is why she is one of the most loved tulips in the world. Plant in large groupings for a dramatic, cheerful display.
Apeldorn is sold in packs of 10 for fall planting.
- Choose an area with partial to full sun that has good drainage.
- Dig a hole 6-8 inches deep and mix granular fertilizer with soil at the bottom of the hole.
- Place bulbs 2-3 inches apart with points facing upward, and then gently pack the soil over the bulb.
- Water once and then not again till spring.