Perennial flower bulbs. Tulip Flaming Parrot – Truly mesmerising, this vibrant yellow with red flame parrot tulip is a wonderfully extravagant and flamboyant addition to your garden. With a flower head which is feathered and frilly, this tulip will look great as part of a border or in windowboxes. They make excellent cut flowers which are a wonderful symbol of Spring. Soil: well-drained Sunlight: Full sun or partial shade Planting period: Plant from August onwards Flowering: May Flowering Height: 70cm (28in) Placement: 10cm (4in) deep, 10cm (4in) apart Hardiness: H6 Material: Other Material.