Tulips Mid-Season Tulip Francoise
A giant Tulip of exceptional strength. The oval head opens a delicate lemon yellow and as the flower ages it gradually turns to creamy white.
Height: 60cm / 24"
RHS Award of Garden Merit: RHS Award of Garden Merit
Flowering Time: April-May
Primary Colour: White
A giant lemon yellow flower which fades with age, Francoise is a Mid Season Tulip. As a form these Tulips are some of the most suitable for exposed positions due to their robust nature and resistance to adverse weather. As their name suggests they flower between April and May in the middle of the season which helps keeps colour going in the garden when planted with early flowering Tulips. Francoise will grow to 60cm. It also holds an 'RHS Garden of Merit' award and was raised in 1981.