Species of tulips and hybrids.
This group is characterized by short stature and tulips bright flowers (small or large) with delicate petals. They are characterized by an extremely early flowering (before the Common early 2-3 weeks). These tulips are very well looked at planting groups in rock gardens, in the border, on the lawn.
Grade 12 - Kaufman includes varieties of tulip clones Kaufman and his hybrids with other species. This ranotsvetuschie low plants (12-25 cm) with a cup-shaped flowers, or a captive star shape. Some varieties have a fine bright purple streaks in the leaves. Feature of tulips class Kaufman is different colored insides and outsides of the petals, the ability to change color as the bloom. Used for early forcing, rock garden, and garden ornaments.
Class 13 - Foster.
Combines varieties of tulip clones Foster and its hybrids with other species and varieties of different classes. This early-flowering plants with flowers of medium size (exception - radiomutant "Giant Parrot" with huge, about 25 cm, corrugated flowers).
A feature of some varieties of tulips class Foster is the presence of brown spots and stripes on the large leaves (top matte, shiny bottom). Recommended for distillation, early cutting, for planting in rock gardens and landscape design.
Class 14 - Greig.
Includes various forms of tulip Greig and hybrids between them, other species and varieties. This low-growing plants with early flowering, which are characterized by large glasses or plain bright motley flowers mottled striped leaves. Broad blunt flower petals are bent outward with a slight bend in the middle. Used for distillation, cutting and garden ornaments.
Class 15 - species, varieties and hybrids.
It made the class that combines other types, varieties and varieties that are not included in the previous 14 classes - low, similar to the wild tulip plants, mostly early-flowering. Used to decorate the garden and rock garden, some - for cutting and selection. Planted in his garden tulips of different flowering period, it is possible for a long time - after the snow melts and until the beginning of summer - enjoy these beautiful flowers.