Tulip Borshchova in Kazakhstan.
Tulip tour to Tulip Borshchova.
Tulip Borshchova (Tulipa borszczowii) - a perennial herbaceous plant belonging to the family of tulip lilies. It grows in the sandy deserts of the Aral Sea region, in Kyzylkum. Height 20 - 40 cm. Leaves - 4, they are arranged alternately, folded and twisted. Orange, red, ink blue flowers. Propagated by seeds.
Tulip Borshchova information.
Blossoms in April-May, bears fruit in May-June. The fruit is a three-cell multi-seeded pod. Width 1.5 - 2 cm, length 2.5 - 4.5 cm. Parts of the flower are yellow, pink, with dark purple sections on both sides of the base, the outer parts are diamond-shaped.
How to see Tulip Borshchova.
It grows in the south-eastern part of the Irgiz district of Aktobe region. Tulip Borshchova - a very beautiful, rare plant, protected and included in the "Red Book" of Kazakhstan.