Parrot Tulips have petals that are feathered, curled, twisted, or waved. Apart from that, the flowers are very large and brightly coloured. As a result, Parrot Tulips are extremely flamboyant. If you want dramatic tulips, these are a great choice. Parrot Tulips were developed from mutations of certain late-flowering tulips, and from tulips in the Triumph Class. Some are late spring flowering, and some are mid-spring.
Reblogged from A Detailed House: Having a stone house, Virginia creeper love throwing their tendrils up the side of my house. My mother said it’s not good for the house and will weaken the mortar and thus the stonework, but … Continue reading