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Tulips Darwin Hybrid Tulip Lighting Sun
Large head of marigold orange with broad flush of azalea pink on outside petals. Inside the colour is a glowing orange. sport of Oranjezon 1985
Height: 50cm / 20"
Flowering Time: April
Primary Colour: Orange
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A large headed Darwin Hybrid Tulip, Lighting Sun has a marigold orange flower, which, as a form, is the result of cross-breeding Darwin Tulips with the Fosterianas to create a group of Tulips of outstanding beauty. The tallest Darwin Hybrids grow to 60cm, with Lighting Sun growing to 50cm. The also commence flowering in the last weeks of April allowing them to be a good intermediate flower to link the Earlier Species, Singles and Doubles with the later varieties. With larger heads than other garden tulips also comes a more pronounced colour.