Of all of the species of garden flowers, none is so well-known and easily recognizable as the tulip. The classic form of the traditional tulip is unmistakable but hundreds of years of specialized tulip cultivation have resulted in an amazing diversity of both color and shape. Perfect as cut flowers in a bridal bouquet, DutchGrown's Wedding Gift Collection is the ideal place to start planning your special day.

What Makes A Peony Tulip Special?

The peony tulip, as its name suggests, has a flower closely resembling that of a peony. A large-headed double tulip available in a range of colors, these flowers are so similar to those of a peony that often only the foliage reveals its true identity. Like the peony, it flowers in mid to late spring but its blooms tend to be longer-lasting. The Amazing Grace, Copper Image, and Orange Princess, for example, will all offer a beautiful array of colors.

How To Display Peony Tulips

Whereas most tulips are at their best in large displays, the peony tulip is much more of a specimen plant and is best planted in a location where its individuality can be fully appreciated. Its long-lasting large double flowers make it ideal as a bouquet flower but it should be cut before it has opened for maximum longevity. It should also be noted that it should not share a vase with daffodils which tend to impair the opening of tulip flower heads.

What Colors of Peony Tulips Are Available?

As with all tulip varieties, peony tulips come in a vast array of hues and tones. The Dream Touch, Blue Diamond, and Black Hero - ranging from light lavender to a deep purple - will all add glamor to any arrangement of double peony tulips. The creamy ivory of the Exotic Emperor provides a beautiful backdrop to more vibrant colors, while the Drumline, Carnival de Nice, and Sunlover offer a glorious burst of red in a display.

For a full range of peony tulip bulbs in a kaleidoscope of colors, DutchGrown is your one-stop-shop for all of your needs.

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Tulip Renown Unique
The must-have for gardeners with love for big and full, peony style tulips. Very popular as a cut flower. Lightly...
from $0.82 each
Tulip Angelique
The abundant petals of this beautiful hybrid are clear pink. Add a touch of romance to any sunny or partial...
from $0.47 each
Tulip Ice Cream
Try this unique double Tulip. It sure looks like a delicious Ice Cream! This variety stays nice short and blooms...
from $1.40 each
Tulip Blue Wow
Tulip 'Blue Wow' thanks its name to its enormous show. It really gives a 'WOW' effect! This extraordinary tulip variety...
from $1.00 each
Tulip Dream Touch
Looking for the 'WOW' factor in your garden? Try Tulip 'Dream Touch'! This Double Tulip shows off large, purple blooms...
from $0.76 each
Tulip Queensland
Our absolute favorite among our double tulips. Be sure to enlarge the product images of Tulip 'Queensland' we have listed...
from $0.62 each
Tulip Drumline
This big red and white peony-like tulip has completely blown us away and "do we know tulips"... As a fourth...
from $0.58 each
Tulip Copper Image
You can call the color of this new tulip copper gold, or what about copper red? Or salmon pink. Or...
from $0.58 each
Tulip Foxy Foxtrot
We love this double tulip with its unique shades of apricot and yellow. Bright green stigmas contrast with the beautiful...
from $0.47 each
Tulip Amazing Grace
In Holland we try to hybridize new double tulips with more petals than peony roses. This is certainly not easy...
from $0.58 each
Tulip La Belle Epoque
If there is one tulip that plays with its colors, it's peony-like Tulip 'La Belle Epoque'. From copper gold to...
from $0.84 each
Tulip Red Pomponette
Tulip Red Pomponette, a double darwin tulip, grows very tall and is great for cut flower use. As a bit of flower...
from $0.37 each
Tulip Sensual Touch
This Double Tulip variety is unique. Huge blooms with fringed edges gives an amazing show! Dark orange with yellow strikes....
from $0.58 each
Tulip Black Hero
If you’re looking for something remarkable in a tulip, 'Black Hero' is an obvious choice. The double rows of petals are...
from $0.62 each
Tulip Orange Princess
Nature combines the most remarkable colors with aplomb. A combination of purple shading to pink and orange might sound strange,...
from $0.46 each
Tulip Snow Crystal
Enjoy tulip 'Snow Crystal' tulip with huge white double blooms. The fringed petals give an amazing show. Very delicate unusual...
from $0.64 each
Tulip Brownie
A stunning new tulip with a copper color! This double tulip has large, peony orange-brown copper-colored flowers. A color that...
from $0.78 each
Tulip Blue Diamond
Unusual, violet-blue blooms and a profusion of perfectly formed petals characterize this late blooming variety. Plant them en masse for...
from $0.39 each
Tulip Carnival de Nice
Tulip 'Carnival de Nice' is one of the last tulips to bloom in the Spring, but it's sure worth to...
from $0.48 each
Tulip Yellow Pomponette
Tulip Yellow Pomponette is a double darwin tulip. This means, it grows very tall and is great for cut flower use....
from $0.36 each
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