Botanical name: Tulipa acuminata
Synonyms: T. cornuta, T. stenopetala
Flowering period: mid-season
Average height of plant: 16 – 20 inches
Spacing between bulbs: 2 inches
Type of bulb: true bulb
This species, from Turkey, has a very unusual flower shape. Its extremely narrow petals are red and yellow, often with a greenish blush on the outsides.