Double Late Group (peony flowered) (Division 11) – These long stemmed tulips grow 14-24″ tall and bear fully double, bowl shaped flowers resembling peony, to 5″ across, and are white to purple, sometimes edged or flamed in a different color. Late season flowering and produces leaves 4-16″ long. Suitable for bedding or a border. They generally show excellent weather resistance
Select tulips cultivars and species based on hardiness zones. Most tulips require a long cold winter and dry summer and thrive in Zones 4-6.In Zones 7-8, fewer are adaptable. In Zones 9-10, they should be grown as annuals, and bulbs must be precooled at 40–45 degree Fahrenheit for 8-10 weeks before planting. Grow in fertile well drained, neutral to slightly acidic soil in full or afternoon sun. In Zones 7-10. Choose a shady site or one with morning sun only.