Hyacinth Blue Shades - Hyacinth Bulbs

£9.95 each

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Good in pots and containers
  • Varieties suitables for cutting
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Attracts Bees

Highly fragranced hyacinths. These hyacinth bulbs give a sweet smelling mix of blues and white that is ideal for patio containers. With strong stems and perfume, hyacinths are also popular as cut flowers.

Garden hyacinths add colour and fragrance to a spring border or container .

Hyacinths are perfect for creating a spring display on their own or team them with other spring bulbs in containers, beds and borders. Hyacinths can waft their fragrance a long distance, but it’s not just us that appreciate it; bees and other pollinators are attracted to the sweet-smelling flowers too.

Plant hyacinth bulbs in autumn,around 2-3 times their depth, into free draining soil. For a natural effect scatter the bulbs and plant them where they fall. Plant garden hyacinths near to paths or doorways where their scent can be appreciated.

Avoid planting bulbs in soil that gets waterlogged; on heavy soils add grit to the planting hole to prevent bulbs rotting.

After care

Let the leaves die down naturally and don’t be tempted to cut them back early. The foliage needs to absorb energy back to the bulb to ensure next years flowers. Hyacinths are hardy bulbs and will come back every year but the flower spikes gradually become more lax and natural.

For the best shaped blooms plant new bulbs every autumn.

Flowers: March-April

Bulb size 14/15cm.

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Catalogue Number 2100-3745
  • Quantity 12 Bulbs
  • Height 25cm/10in
  • Size 14-15cm
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