Botanical name: Tulipa eichleri
Flowering period: early
Average plant height: 25 - 30 cm
Spacing between bulbs: 7.5 cm
Type of bulb: bulb
This tulip, from Transcaucasia and Northwest Iran, has remarkably large, shiny orange-red flowers with a hint of yellow. Its centre is black with a yellow ring, and its sturdy leaves are grey-green.