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Hyacinthus orientalis 'Blue Jacket'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Hyacinth
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Spring flowering bulb. Dense spikes of single, dark blue flowers with purplish veins and silvery blue edges.
Any moderately fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Avoid excessive winter wet. Easily grown in containers.
By bulb offsets, separated in summer while dormant.
Borders and containers. Suitable for forcing.