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Hyacinthus amethystinus

Hyacinthus amethystinus
 

Popular names: Hyacinth of Spain or Hyacinth of the Pyrenees Syn.: Brimeura amethystina

 

Flower colour: pale blue or white

Flowering period: May-June

Average plant height: 20 cm

Planting depth to base of bulb: 10 cm

Spacing between bulbs: 10 cm

Type of bulb: bulb

Landscape uses: beds and borders, for perennialising

This plant is very similar to 'bluebells' and has no more than 20 tube-shaped flowers dangling from one stalk.