Opening at first to the palest of yellows.
After a few days the Purissima turns a brilliant white that has held now for 10 days.
A studio-like image
Blooms start out pale yellow and then age to white; blooming mid March 20007.
Same tulip several days later. Has aged to white while retaining a dark yellow eye.
Tulipa 'White Emperor' ..spring 2007 in my new garden..
Tulipa 'Purissima' ..
Beautiful long-lasting showy tulip. Great for early spring.
Blooming in Marion\'s Waihi garden, NZ