Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'
Tulip 'Fabio'

Tulip 'Fabio'
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SIZE 12/+

Good for cutting

Hand packed in paper bags

Hardy throughout the UK


Fringed Tulip 'Fabio' is a gorgeous mid-season tulip variety, and it has certainly caught the eye of enthusiasts. It has performed wonderfully well in trials and now gardeners are starting to buy it in their thousands. The dark, orange-red petals of Tulip 'Fabio' have all the frillsthey are tipped with yellow, fringed edges, making for an unusual combination in both colour and form. These flowers, which appear over several weeks in spring, really stand out from the classic mid-green leaves. Their unique shape creates beautiful texture in the garden. It is one the strongest crispaor fringedtulips available.

Tulip 'Fabio' is suitable for beds, borders and excellent for patio containers. It will mix well with contrasting coloursany plant with white or purple flowers particularly. Don’t forget, it is wonderful as a cut flower too; its strong, tall stems are well able to carry the stunning flowers. Tulip 'Fabio' is in the tulip Division 7, known as the Fringed Group.


Red, yellow


45-55 cm / 18-22"

Planting season:


Flowering time:

Mid to late spring


Crispa tulips

Botanical name:

Tulipa 'Fabio'

Light requirements:

Partial shade / Full sun

Soil moisture:






Critter resistant:


  • Plant your tulip bulbs from mid to late autumn
  • Plant in borders or containers in sun or partial shade
  • Plant the bulbs two to three times as deep as the bulb is high
  • Space the bulbs about twice the bulb diameter apart
  • Place the bulbs with the pointed side facing upwards

    Read more in our planting guide
  • Orders placed before 31 August 2022
    You can expect your order September / early October 2022
  • Orders placed 01 September - 15 October 2022
    You can expect your order in October 2022
  • Orders placed 16 October - 15 December 2022
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

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Flower bulb nursery 'J.S. Pennings de Bilt' in Breezand, The Netherlands is a flower bulb company that is famous for its variety, quality and innovativeness. They grow many exclusive varieties of tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, and crocuses. It's a family business with a long tradition, growing exclusive spring- and autumn flowering bulbs for generations. The company is named after its founder of the nursery, Jan Pennings. 'De Bilt' is a reference to the typical Dutch farmhouse that housed the company for years. Nowadays, the company is run by Dick van Duin (see photo) and Joost Pennings.

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We supply top size bulbs

Because we represent a Dutch bulb-growing family with a proud heritage that goes back for four generations, we're not about to spoil our top reputation with undersized bulbs. Expect top size bulbs. Always.

We supply top size bulbs


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We offer UK's biggest ever selection of amazing flower bulbs online, including lots of unique bulb varieties you won’t get anywhere else. We just love being able to provide you with an incredible choice of top-quality bulbs – it’s what we’re best at.

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The best flower bulbs are grown in the Netherlands, where facilities and weather conditions are perfect to ensure premium quality and strong flower bulbs. We cooperate with the best bulb growers to supply world class flower bulbs.

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