Tulips are popping up everywhere right now! My mom and I went up to to the Tulip Festival in Mount Vernon last week and brought back some gorgeous flowers. You can probably see that for yourself though. Ill have the full post on our trip up there on Friday!
Botanical Name: Tulipa sp.
Flower: Wide range of colors and combinations. Most have 6 petals. Some have double petals making them look like peonies.
Leaf: Very broad leaves shaped like canoes. Some have reddish markings or margins.
Meaning: Declaration of love