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botanical name:
Muscari 'Superstar'
Muscari 'Superstar' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Grape hyacinth
family:  Asparagaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.20m
width: 0.05m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: April
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Small spring flowering bulb with narrow leaves and producing dense heads of small urn-shaped, deep blue flowers with constricted white mouths and paler blue sterile flowers at the top.

cultivation:
Moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Lift and divide clumps when dormant in summer, if they become congested.


propagation:
By division of bulb clumps.

other notes:
Raised by Jan van Bentem, Zwaanshoek, Netherlands

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