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botanical name:
Muscari armeniacum 'Early Giant'
Muscari armeniacum 'Early Giant' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Grape hyacinth
family:  Asparagaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.20m
width: 0.05m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Vigorous spring bulb with narrow leaves and relatively large, dense heads of bright blue flowers with constricted white mouths.

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

propagation:
By division of bulb clumps.

other notes:
Native of S.E. Europe to the Caucasus.
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