Tulip (Tulipa gesneriana)


Air Purification Rating
Very good for removing chemical vapours.
Summary
One of the most popular seasonal flowering plants. There are over 100 species with the Netherlands being the worlds largest producer. Although tulips are a seasonal flowering plant they are good for removing formaldehyde, xylene and amonia from the air.
Family
Liliaceae
Origin
Southeastern Europe and Central Asia
Care and Maintenance
Keep soil evenly moist and never allow it to dry out. Use an all-purpose potting mix or equal parts soil, sand and peat moss.
Light Conditions
Full to semi-sun
Temperature
13 to 21 celcius
Pests and Problems
Aphids