Part of the Fosteriana series of tulips, Sweet Sixteen will bloom for many years in the garden. It will perform in full sun to partial shade and is hardy to Zone 3. Cheerful pink flowers top 30cm (12") tall stems that work well in containers or flower borders. They're also nice as cut flowers in smaller vases. Six bulbs per package.
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Bulbs are easy to plant and easy to grow. Flower Bulbs are broken down into two very general groups – Fall planting bulbs benefit from sitting in cold soil. Spring planting bulbs do not require cold soil to trigger flowering. Fall planting bulbs can be planted any time between late September and January, but most gardeners plant fall bulbs in October and November, about the same time you would plant garlic. Fall planting bulbs will bloom the following spring and early summer. Spring planting bulbs should be sunk into the ground in March and April. They tend to bloom later in the spring, into mid-summer. Follow along with this handy How to Grow Bulbs Guide and grow some colour.