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Tulipa greigii 'Toronto'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tulipa (TOO-li-pa) (Info)
Species: greigii (GREEG-ee-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Toronto

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Division:
Division 14 - Greigii

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Pink
Coral/Apricot

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Veined

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Victorine72 On Mar 28, 2009, Victorine72 from Richmond, VA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Very pretty apricot/ pale coral tulip. Color is especially lovely when planted near dark blue hyacinths. Somewhat slow to emerge.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clifton, Colorado
Fort Collins, Colorado
Palmyra, Illinois
Hebron, Kentucky
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Pikesville, Maryland
, Ontario
Grants Pass, Oregon
Salt Lake City, Utah
Falls Church, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia



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