Tulip Prinses Catharina – Amalia ®

Tulipa Prinses Catharina-Amalia ® is a sport of ‘Orange Cassini’. The flowers of this tulip are distinguished by their extremely good orange colour. Prinses Catharina-Amalia ® can be forced early, from the first week in January, until the end of February. Bulb production results in bulbs with good production traits and closely fitting tunics, and that easily produce planting material.

Specs

Colour Orange
Breeder Maatschap Laan-Blauw
CGA* Co
Type Triumph Tulip
Cold requirement 15 weeks
Interm. temperature 3-4 weeks
Greenhouse days 25 days
Average length (cm) 38
Flowering period Jan - Mar
Earliest housing date 15-Dec

*Cooperative growers’ association