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Prepared Hyacinthus orientalis 'Fondant'

Quick overview

Gorgeous pretty pink hyacinth with candy like flowers, it has a lighter margin resembling a dusting of icing sugar! Lightly fragrant and perfect for indoor growing.

CODE Option Availability  
Option:8 Bulbs
SPP00287b
In stock
£5.95
Option:16 Bulbs
SPP00287c
In stock
£10.95
Option:4 Bulbs
SPP00287a
In stock
£2.95

Hyacinths are herbaceous perennials, fragrant and colourful. Prepared hyacinths (have been kept in cold storage to mimic winter and trigger spring early), can be 'forced' indoors, to flower as early as Christmas.

Plant Details

Flowering Time:
December to January
Genus / Species:
Hyacinthus orientalis
Cultivar / Variety:
'Fondant'
Common Name:
Hyacinth
Height / Spread:
25cm/10cm
Type:
Hardy Perennial Bulb
Bulb Size:
15/16
Scented:
Scented

Preferred Conditions

Planting Depth:
Tips showing for forcing
Soil Type:
Well-drained soil, generally semi gritty and moderately fertile
Where to Plant:
Indoor container displays/flower gardens
Position:
Forcing in dark area, then indirect light
Watering:
Generally only in hot conditions or when in containers keep moist
Care Tips:
Generally grown for indoor forcing, it can be planted in sheltered gardens after flowering
Feeding:
After flowering you can apply a balanced liquid fertiliser weekly for a month to build up the bulbs for next year.

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