A tulip is a member of the lily family, and there are approximately 75 species in this category. This is one of the most elegant types of plants that are common to be on display at weddings or social events. These are vibrant plants full of color that range from red to yellow and are grown from bulbs. The height of a tulip can range from four to twenty-eight inches. A tulip tattoo is a symbol of having a perfect love. Certain tulip colors represent different things, such as red is the most frequently associated with pure love and yellow represents being in a cheery mood or state of mind. This is thought to be more of a feminine type of tattoo, and it’s usually selected by the female gender.