In Bloom: Tulips
Don’t miss the Arboretum’s abundant and colorful tulips!
The tulip is a perennial plant grown from a bulb. They bloom in many colors and shapes with large, showy flowers.
Fun Fact: During the height of the Ottoman Empire, the tulip was seen as a symbol of abundance and indulgence. This era is sometimes known as the “Tulip Era” or “Lale Devri” in Turkish.