This fragrant mid-spring bloomer is an all-time favorite. Excellent for forcing indoors over winter.
Botanical Name: Hyacinthus orientalis
Hardiness Zones: 4-8
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Mid spring
Advantages: Deer and rabbit resistant; great for borders and containers
Mature Plant Size: 6″-10″ tall
Light Requirements: Full to part sun
Plant Depth: 6″ deep, 4″ apart
Soil Type: Neutral, well-drained soil
Please note: Hyacinths require a chilling period in order to bloom; NOT suitable for hardiness zones 9 and up. Check your hardiness zone on the map on the fundraiser’s landing page, or on the USDA website.