This tulip is another new one to our repertoire in the garden, and is an example of how important it is to note the variety of tulip and other bulbs you are buying, so you know how close they are to what the grower claims.
"Blueberry ripple"? Um, notsomuch. While it is pretty and delicate with a hint of pale purple, it's completely NOT what it's supposed to look like:
advertised version, from DutchBulbs.com