Dense, spiky blooms of deep blue bear a dark purple stripe down the center of each petal. Highly fragrant and deer resistant.
Botanical Name: Hyacinthus orientalis ‘Blue Jacket’
Hardiness Zones: 4-8
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Mid spring
Advantages: Excellent for borders; pairs well with daffodils
Mature Plant Size: 8″ tall
Light Requirements: Full to part sun
Plant Depth: 4″-6″ deep, 5″-6″ apart
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained soil
Please note: Hyacinth bulbs 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.