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Tulips Darwin Hybrid Tulip Oxford
Very large oval head of vivid scarlet. An imposing flower in both size and color. raised 1945
Height: 55cm / 22"
Flowering Time: April
Primary Colour: Red
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Oxford is a large, scarlet red imposing Darwin Hybrid Tulip, a form which 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 Oxford growing to 55cm. 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. It also holds an 'RHS Garden of Merit' award.