Sentence Examples


  • At the present day tulips of all kinds are much more extensively grown than at any previous period.
  • Tulips are readily raised from seeds, and the seedlings when they first flower (after about 7 years cultivation) are of one colour - that is, they are self-coloured.
  • His eyes seemed to swirl, around and around, changing from the color of her mother's tulips to a color almost as dark as the night.
  • Tulips were introduced into the Low Countries in the 16th century from Constantinople and the Levant.
  • The florists' varieties of tulips, which have sprung from Tulipa Gesneriana, are arranged in separate classes named bizarres, bybloemens and roses, according to their colour and marking.