Tulipa 'Esperanto' has lipstick red flowers atop bluish green foliage with creamy white edges.
Viridiflora type tulips are characterized by interesting green streaks in the petals which creates a sophisticated look in the spring garden. 'Esperanto' is a gorgeous cultivar with lipstick red flowers where the green appears almost black all atop bluish green foliage with creamy white edges.
Common Name: Tulip - [Spring B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-11
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Green
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountainous regions of Eurasia and northern Africa with temperate climates.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor
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