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Hyacinth 'Berries and Cream Mixture' - Dutch Gardens

Hyacinthus

Hardy Bulb

  • New & Exclusive in 2012
  • Sumptuous colour and scent

Make your spring bulb display stand out from the crowd with Hyacinth 'Berries and Cream Mixture'. This spectacular mix creates a harmonious blend of rose, violet, pink and pale lavender, instead of the usual shades of blue and purple. Perfect for filling beds, borders and containers with a riot of spring blooms and that characteristic, heady, hyacinth fragrance. Bulb size 16/17. Height: 25cm (10”). Spread: 8cm. (3”).


Useful links:

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How to grow bulbs, corms and tubers

Ideal For:
greenhouse, conservatory, scented gardens, low maintenance garden, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
March, April
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 8 bulbs

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    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • £9.99
    • 16 bulbs

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    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • £14.99
    • 32 bulbs

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    • Despatch: By end of September 2014
    • £19.99

Grow hyacinths in moist, fertile well drained soil in sun or semi shade. Plant hyacinth bulbs approximately 10cm (4") deep and at a distance of 8cm (3") apart.


To grow hyacinths for indoor displays, plant them in containers of bulb fibre or potting compost with the tip of the bulb just visible above the soil surface. Position them in a cool garage or other well ventilated, dark position at a maximum temperature of 7°C (44°F) for around 6 weeks. Water bulbs only when necessary in order to keep the compost moist. When the growing shoots reach a height of 3cm (1"), move the containers to a cool bright position indoors.

Water container-grown hyacinths with care. Avoid over wetting the compost or allowing it to dry out. After flowering, indoor displays can be planted out doors where they will bloom the following spring. Hyacinths that are planted outdoors are virtually maintenance free. Caution: irritant to skin and eyes, harmful if eaten.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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