The Clare Benedict Tulip (Tulipa eichleri) is a flowering bulbous perennial plant in the Liliaceae family.
The Clare Benedict Tulip is native to Central Asia.
It grows to 25-30 centimetres (10-12 inches) tall.
It has wavy leaves and bowl-shaped, broad red flowers with a black centre. The black centre is circled with a yellow line.
It blooms in early to mid-spring.
Photographed in the Botanical Garden, Paris, March 2021.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls