tulip ‘Spring Green’
Tulipa ‘Spring Green‘. Unlike many tulips that are known for the knockout bright colors, Tulipa ‘Spring Green‘ brings a subtle touch to the spring garden palette with its white-to-cream petals punctuated with a green stripe along the midvein.
A member of the Liliaceae, Tulipa ‘Spring Green‘ is also known by the name Tulipa viridiflora ‘Spring Green’; the Latin viridiflora refers to the green color in its flower. This cultivar blooms in mid- to late spring and is known for its long-lasting, sturdy flowers. Tulipa ‘Spring Green‘ requires similar growing conditions as most tulip cultivars.
|Botanical Name||Tulipa ‘Spring Green’|
|Common Name||tulip ‘Spring Green’|
|USDA Zone||3 thru 8|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun|
|Season(s) of interest||spring|
|Height and Spread||1.5-2ft x 0.5ft (45-60cm x 15cm)|
|Flower Color||White, Green|
|Additional Information||Not Native to the US Midwest. Horticultural origin.|
|Location in Lurie Garden||Southeast Dark Plate, North Dark Plate, Northeast Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate|