Affair Tulip's Dashing White Petals Edged in Magenta
- Triumph Tulip
- White Petals with Magenta Margins
- Tall, Strong Stems
- Romantic and Elegant
- Great in Containers
Are you ready for an affair with Affaire Tulips (Tulipa 'Affaire')? Well, the French word "affaire" really translates to "case," so maybe it's more accurate to say it's an open and shut case that the Affaire Tulip is both captivating and stunning. With white petals outlined by vibrant magenta-violet margins, this Triumph Tulip is a favorite among florists and brides.
The Affaire Tulip has a habit of pulling at the heartstrings. Maybe because its petals look so soft and luxurious, or maybe because its coloration is truly one-of-a-kind. No matter the reason, it earns the love and adoration gardeners shower upon it.
This tall tulip's petals feature perfect painterly markings, highlighting the subtle ruffle of each individual petal. These pink and white blooms pop against any plant or backdrop, especially when planted in groupings. This lovely violet and white tulip adds height, drama, and mystique to flower arrangements.
The Affaire Tulip can stand up and stand out as a middle-row planting in a garden bed or foundation planting. It's also a priceless addition to cutting gardens. This impressive plant prefers showing off in full sun. Like other tulip varieties, it naturalizes and doubles every few years, so you can expect more and more opportunities to admire these large blooms.
If you've got a case of tulip love, then you should consider an affair with the Affaire Tulip. Fall is the perfect time to bury your love just in time for it to erupt mid-spring. Worried your other flowers will be jealous? Don't worry. It's natural. They'll learn they'll receive more attention in the presence of this stunner. Order a pack of Affaire Tulips today!
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Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Tulipa 'Affaire'|
|Mature Height||18 - 20 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|Flower Color||Single White, Purple|
|Spacing||5 - 6 inches|