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Tulip 'Hot Chocolate'

Hardy Bulb

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Extraordinary dark chocolate petals

Great weather resistance

Super-sized flowers

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A tempting new tulip for chocoholics! The super-sized flowers of Tulip ‘Hot Chocolate’ come in an extraordinary shade of melted chocolate, illuminated with red-purple tints and finished with a touch of yellow at the base of the petals. The slender, upright flowers are held on weather-resistant stems. Indulge in the rich chocolate tones of this wonderful tulip as a single mass of colour or combine it with lighter shades for a striking contrast. Mid season. Height: 50-55cm (21in). Spread: 20cm (8in).

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Height Up to 55cm (21in)
Spread Up to 20cm (8in)

Hardy Bulb

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16 Bulbs (KF5333)
8 Bulbs (KF5332)

Plant tulip bulbs in late summer or autumn. Tulips will grow well in any moist, well drained soil, except for particularly wet soils. Choose a sunny position that is sheltered from strong winds. When planting tulip bulbs avoid shallow planting as this may reduce the winter cold period that is essential for tulip bulbs to produce flowers in spring. Plant them at a depth of 15cm (6") and at a distance of 13cm (5") apart.
After flowering, deadhead the faded tulip flowers and allow the foliage to die back completely before removing it in summer. Caution: Tulip bulbs are an irritant to skin and eyes, and are harmful if eaten.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

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