I wanna grow tulips

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mainna
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I wanna grow tulips

Post by mainna » August 3rd, 2017, 4:00 pm

I am a new member here. I joined because I was looking for some tips to grow tulips in Islamabad. Soon autumn will be started and I would like to start from bulbs .......... and need help!

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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by Izhar » August 5th, 2017, 12:38 pm

Tulip bulbs are easily available and are very easy to grow.. just plant them 2 inch below soil in november...

mainna
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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by mainna » August 8th, 2017, 2:46 pm

Thanks for your message. From where in Islamabad I can buy them? Why we don not see them in islamabad if they are so easy to grow?

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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by Izhar » August 8th, 2017, 2:56 pm

they only grow from October till April... go to Hashim Palaza, F-8 Markaz, Islamabad.. there are gardening shops which carry tulip bulbs..

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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by farah fayyaz » August 8th, 2017, 4:11 pm

It means it takes 11 months to grow?
Sowing month november and flowering starts in october.

mainna
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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by mainna » August 9th, 2017, 9:42 am

Flowering month is April I think

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Re: I wanna grow tulips

Post by Izhar » August 9th, 2017, 3:05 pm

Sowing: October-November
Growing: November-January
Blooming: February-April

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