50 Types of Tulips with Pictures
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Tulips are some of our favorite flowers so we’ve compiled a list of 50 different types of tulips. From the most simple to the most exotic, we have them here.

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Darwin Hybrid Tulips

Darwin Hybrid Tulips
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This beautiful flower is a cross between Tulipa Fosteriana ‘Madame Lefeber’ aka the ‘Red Emperor’ and numerous different tulips knows as Darwin Tulips.

  • They come in a variety of colors from orange, red, yellow, and pink
  • They can bloom up to 5 years and can get up to 20-28 inches tall in mid to late springtime
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Acropolis’

Tulipa Acropolis

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Tulipa ‘Acropolis’ is a rosy-pink flower and they will grace your garden with their presence in mid springtime. They are also known to withstand heavy rain and windy conditions.

  • They can grow 20-24 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Apricot Parrot’

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The Tulipa ‘Apricot Parrot’ has over-sized apricot-pink petals with green and yellow stripes. They also have wavy fringed like feathers as that of a parrot.

  • They grow 16-24 inches
  • They grow best in full sun
  • The stems are strong, however, due to the size of the flowers they should be planted in sheltered spots of your garden
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Ballade’

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The Tulipa ‘Ballade’has royal purple goblet like flowers that have pointed petals and ivory edges.

  • They can grow up to 20 inches tall and come back every year
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Ballade Dream’

Tulipa Ballade Dream

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The Tulipa ‘Ballade Dream’has beautiful fluted blood-red flowers with golden yellow edges.

  • They can grow up to 20 inches tall and will come back every year
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Turkestanica’

Tulipa Turkestanica

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The Tulipa ‘Turkestanica’ is originally from Turkey. They have grayish green leaves and can have up to a 12-star shape. They have beautiful flowers that are greenish-gray or greenish-pink on the outside with yellow, orange, brown, or purple stamens with purple-yellow anthers. Truly a stunning flower.

  • They grow up to 10 inches tall and will come back every year
  • Grows best in full sun or lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Clusiana Chrysantha ‘Tubergen’s Gem’

Tulipa Clusiana Chrysantha Tubergens Gem

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‘Tubergen’s Gem’ is a truly striking flower with an amazing color combination. They are red with yellow margins on the outside and a beautiful canary yellow on the inside. When they are completely open the flower turns into a spectacular star shape during sunny hours.

  • They grow up to 10 inches tall and will come back every year
  • Grows best in full sun or lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Kolpakowskiana’

Tulipa  Kolpakowskiana

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The Tulipa ‘kolpakowskiana’ dates all the way back to 1844! This is a stunning perennial that has buttercup yellow flowers with green, pink, and red streaks on the outside.

  • This flower grows to 8 inches tall and comes back every year
  • Grows best in full sun or lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Mariette’

Tulipa Mariette

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The Tulipa ‘Mariette’ is a lily-flowered tulip that has deep satin rose pointed petals with a white base.

  • Grows up to 22 inches tall
  • They should be planted in wind protected areas
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Tarda

Tulipa Tarda

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It is said that the Tulipa Tarda first cultivated in around 1590. It has six star-shaped flowers with yellow petals with white edges.

  • They grow up to 6 inches tall and will come back every year
  • Grows best in full sun or lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Calypso’

Tulipa Calypso

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The Tulipa ‘Calypso’ is a beautiful sight with glowing orange-reddish flowers with canary-yellow margins. They open fully in full sun.

  • They grow only 12 inches tall and come back every year
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Batalinii ‘Bright Gem’

Tulipa Batalinii Bright Gem

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The Tulipa Batalinii ‘Bright Gem’ is a perennial tulip that has sulfur yellow, rounded flowers with a flushing of apricot color.

  • They grow up to 6 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun to lightly shaded areas
  • The should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Whittallii

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The Tulipa Whittallii has glowing star-shaped flowers that open to expose a stunning flower in full sun. They have amazing blood orange petals with a dark olive base.

  • They grow 8-12 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun

Tulipa Saxatilis ‘Lilac Wonder’

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The Tulipa Saxatilis ‘Lilac Wonder’ is a perennial tulip that has a truly stunning color combination. They have beautiful pastel lilac petals with a deep lemon yellow middle. When they full open they have a stunning star shape.

  • They grow up to 8 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun to lightly shaded areas
  • The should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Clusiana ‘Cynthia’

Tulipa Clusiana Cynthia

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The Tulipa Clusiana ‘Cynthia’ is a bi-color tulip with yellow flowers with rose-red. These immaculate flowers will close up during cloudy days and nighttime but completely open on sunny days.

  • They grow up to 10 inches tall
  • They perform best in full sun to lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Clusiana ‘Peppermint Stick’

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The Tulipa Clusiana ‘Peppermint Stick’ will make your garden look like Christmas time. Resembling candy canes these tulips have narrow and pointed white flowers striped with cherry red lines.

  • Grow up to 12 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun to light shade
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa Sylvestris

Tulipa Sylvestris

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The Tulipa Sylvestris is often found in woodland areas. It has a beautiful scent and is a wild tulip. It his bright yellow with a green rib running outside of its pointed petals.

  • They can grow up to 14 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun to lightly shaded areas
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Alladin’

Tulipa Alladin

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The Tulipa ‘Alladin’ is a lily-flowered tulip with a scarlet colored goblet shape flower with yellow edges.

  • They grow up to 20 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘West Point’

Tulipa West Point

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The Tulipa ‘West Point’ is a stunning tulip with yellow blossoms that have pointed and reflexed petals that contrast with their lighter base.

  • They grow up to 20 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Artist’

Tulipa Artist

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The Tulipa ‘Artist’ is amongst a more unusual tulip. It has stunning golden-orange flowers with soft green feathering. It has a long lasting bloom at almost 3 weeks.

  • They grow up to 12 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Big Chief’

Tulipa Big Chief

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The Tulipa ‘Big Chief’ has stunning spring colors such as salmon flowers adorned with silvery-pink with a yellow base.

  • They grow 20-24 inches
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Big Smile’

Tulipa Big Smile

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  • They grow up to 24-26 inches
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Arma’

Tulipa Arma

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The Tulipa ‘Arma’ has a yellow base with cardinal red towards up upper part of its petals with crystalline fringes.

  • They grow up to 22 inches tall
  • The grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Bell Song’

Tulipa Bell Song

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The Tulipa ‘Bell Song’ has a variety of violet-pink to coral flowers with white edges on lance-shaped leaves.

  • They grow to 18-20 inches tall
  • The grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Blue Heron’

Tulipa Blue Heron

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The Tulipa ‘Blue Heron’ has violet purple petals edged with crystalline fringers and paler inner tepals.

  • Grows up to 24 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Burgundy Lace’

Tulipa Burgundy Lace

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The Tulipa ‘Burgundy Lace’ is a long-stemmed tulip with carmine red petals.

  • They can grow up to 26 inches tall
  • The grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Cummins’

Tulip Cummins

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The Tulipa ‘Cummins’ has large lavender flowers with stunning white edges.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Curly Sue’

Tulipa Curly Sue

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The Tulipa ‘Curly Sue’ is a beautiful deep purple flower that changes colors slightly as they mature.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Davenport’

Tulipa Davenport

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Tulipa ‘Davenport’ is a breathtaking tulip with crimson-red blossoms with yellow fringes.

  • Grows 14-18 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Fancy Frills’

Tulipa Fancy Frills
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The Tulipa ‘Fancy Frills’ is an amazing flower with an ivory white base that blends into a stunning pink towards the upper part of its petals all topped off with crystalline white fringes.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Fringed Elegance’

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The Tulipa ‘Fringed Elegance’ has stunning yellow blossoms with a paler yellow towards the top of its petals ending in crystalline fringes.

  • Grows up to 22 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Fringed Family’

Tulipa Fringed Family

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The Tulipa ‘Fringed Family’ has multiple rose-pink flowers that blend to a creamy white towards the base.

  • They grow 18-20 inches tall
  • Grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Gold Dust’

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The Tulipa ‘Gold Dust’ is a unique tulip that resembles roses or even peonies with its bowl-shaped flower. It has tangerine and reddish petals with gold edges.

  • Grows 16-18 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Hamilton’

Tulipa Hamilton

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The Tulipa ‘Hamilton’ will bring a ray of sunshine to your garden with its spectacular yellow flowers.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Queensland’


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The Tulipa ‘Queensland’is a double flowering tulip that has reddish-pink ruffle like flowers with white edges.

  • Grows 16-18 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Santander’

Tulipa Santander
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The Tulipa ‘Santander’ has large intense pink colors that will bring true beauty to your garden.

  • Grows 16-20 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Sensual Touch’

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The Tulipa ‘Sensual Touch’ resembles roses or peonies and have a stunning golden-apricot color with tangerine petals with a hint of pink.

  • Grows 16-18 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Swan Wings’

Tulipa Swan Wings
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Tulipa ‘Swan Wings’ is a beautiful tulip that has pure white flowers that are fringed at the end. Its stunning feathers resemble that of a swan.

  • Grows up to 22 inches tall
  • They grow best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Andre Rieu’

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The Tulipa ‘Andre Rieu’ will add a beautiful burst of color to your garden with its pink-purplish flowers and creamy stripes on the inner pedals with a stunning blue heart.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Antoinette’

Tulipa Antoinette

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The Tulipa ‘Antoinettes’ bulbs produce 4-5 flowers per stem which make it look like beautiful mini-bouquets in your farden. They also change colors from pale yellow and green to a rasberry pink to a salmon-orange.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Avignon’

Tulipa Avignon

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The Tulipa ‘Avignon’ is grown in the south of France and it is a long-stemmed tulip that has huge goblet-shaped flowers that combine red and orange hues.

  • Grows 24-26 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Belle du Monde’

Tulipa Belle du Monde

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The Tulipa ‘Belle du Monde’ has egg shaped flowers that are a soft pale pink with a flush of deep pink with creamy-white edges.

  • Grows up to 26 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Blushing Beauty’

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The Tulipa ‘Blushing Beauty’ has a beautiful shade of blush on its young flowers with a soft pink goblet shape with a tint of lilac.

  • Grows 28-30 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Blushing Lady’

Tulipa Blushing Lady

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The Tulipa ‘Blushing Lady’has large creamy lily-shaped blossoms with hints of yellow and orange with a pink flame.

  • Grows 24-30 inches
  • Grows  best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Cafe Noir’

Tulipa Cafe Noir

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Tulipa ‘Cafe Noir’ is a remarkable tulip with rich chocolate almost black flowers.

  • Grows up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Dordogne’

Tulipa Dordogne

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Tulipa ‘Dordogne’ is a French tulip that has large goblet shapes that change from red to tangering orange around its edges.

  • Grows 24-26 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Dreamland’

Tulipa Dreamland
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Tulipa ‘Dreamland’ has large white egg shaped flowers with rose red edges.

  • Grows 24-26 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Hocus Pocus’

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Tulipa ‘Hocus Pocus’ has huge sunny yellow flowers with a scarlet flame.

  • Grows 24-30 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Maureen’

Tulipa Maureen

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Tulipa ‘Maureen’ is a white tulip with goblet-shaped flowers resembling that of a marble white.

  • Grows 24-26 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Menton’

Tulipa Menton

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Tulipa ‘Menton’ has egg shaped blossoms that look rose pink in the shade and a sofr apricot color in full sun.

  • Grows 24-26 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Pink Diamond’

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Tulipa ‘Pink Diamond’ has large rose pink golbet shaped flowers that are slightly paler around its edges.

  • Grows 24-26 inches
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Queen of the Night’

Tulipa Queen of the Night

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The Tulipa ‘Queen of the Night’ is absolutely breathtaking. It has a velvety dark maroon or mahogany blossom depending on the sunlight. In the shade they can appear to be pure black.

  • Grows 24-26 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Recreado’

Tulipa Recreado
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Tulipa ‘Recreado’ has a beautiful purple color with a silk sheen. They can also withstand windy and rainy conditions.

  • They grow up to 20 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • They should be planted in the fall

  

Tulipa ‘Renown’

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The Tulipa ‘Renown’ is a long stemmed tulip that has bright pink egg shaped flowers with apricot orange edges.

  • Grows 24-26 inches tall
  • Grows best in full sun
  • Should be planted in the fall

  
What are your favorite types of tulips?