Variety Central: Bright And Shiny Bulbs

Variety Central: Bright And Shiny Bulbs

International Flower Bulb Centre
From the Triumph group, ‘Spryng’ is a tulip with a large flower that is rich clear red in color. It is a short plant with broad leaves and is suitable for mid and late forcing. ‘Spryng’ can be grown in a short cold period for pot plants (14 weeks).
Tulip ‘Orange Princess’ comes from the Double Late group and boasts a soft orange-flamed-with-purple flower and dark leaves. ‘Orange Princess’ is good for late forcing and as a pot plant.
Abbott-IPCO
The ‘Blushing Bride’ caladium is a strap-leaved variety with bright deep pink veins and translucent laminar areas. Useful in 4-inch pots, de-eyed ‘Blushing Bride’ looks great in a hanging basket and appeared sun tolerant in trials.
Zabo Plant USA
The vivid white ‘Icedancer’ is an easy growing variety with strong floral characteristics, especially in a hotter growing season.
An unique pink-white, ‘Candy Club’ has a strong stem and is useable from bulbsize 14-16 and on.
In hotter periods of the year, it can be shorter and sidefacing. Growing period of ‘Candy Club’ is relatively short, which makes this lily desirable to produce.
Another lily of the Orientals group is the deep pink ‘Lodi.’ With good length, strong stems and always-upfacing buds, Oriental ‘Lodi’ is a good variety for warm periods of the year. The buds are large and well colored before opening. 
Vandenberg Bulb
The ‘Teletubby’ tulip is a new variety, which was baptized in Spring 2007 by Anne Wood, the creator of the famous children’s television program, Teletubbies. ‘Teletubby’ has a very intense orange color and can be used for forcing throughout the season.
Jansen’s Overseas B.V.
‘Double Pam’ is a short, firm double white-yellow flowering Daffodil. This flower lasts twice as long as a regular daffodil. Suitable for Easter cultivation, ‘Double Pam’ will reach a height of 12 inches.
‘Red Sparks’ is a variegated leaf double flowering tulip, which lasts up to 5 days longer as a regular tulip. Suitable for Easter to Mother’s Day cultivation. Plant height reaches 12 inches.
‘Sweet Pink’ is a nice double-flowering pink tulip comes out of the same “breeding pond” as Red Sparks with no variegated leafs and has the same good habits.
‘Matchpoint’ is a firm and short multiflowering double-fringed tulip. Suitable for Easter to Mother’s Day cultivation, ‘Matchpoint’ will reach 12 inches in height.
Fred C. Gloeckner & Co.
‘Golden Joy’ is a genetic dwarf Asiatic hybrid lily variety. Its large flowers are a deep yellow color with
a golden throat. The foliage is deep green and leaves are long, broad, and very dense. 
‘Victory Joy’ and ‘Push Off’ are also of the genetic dwarf Asiatic hybrid lily variety.  ‘Victory Joy’ has vibrant orange flowers with a splash of golden orange in the center. The foliage is dark and the leaves are very broad and long. 
‘Tridex’ is a genetic dwarf Asiatic hybrid lily variety. Deep ruby red flowers show up distinctively with the dark, green leaves that are long, dense.
‘Acoustic’ is a genetic dwarf Oriental hybrid lily variety. Huge deep pink flowers with a white heart are held upright on sturdy stems with exceptionally broad, long and dense foliage of deepest green.
‘Push Off’ showcases bright white flowers that are splashed with burgundy spots and brushmarks, making these flowers eye-catching.  The leaves are medium green in color, broad and long. 
 

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