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botanical name:
Muscari armeniacum 'Valerie Finnis'
Muscari armeniacum 'Valerie Finnis' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Grape hyacinth
family:  Asparagaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.15m
width: 0.05m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light blue
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Small spring bulb, neat habit. Compact spikes of pale powder blue flowers with touches of greyish green. Slightly fragrant.

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

By division of bulb clumps.

Will naturalise slowly.

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