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Hyacinth Flower Care Tips

Hyacinth  Flower Care Tips .


Hyacinth Flower,

Dutch Hyacinth; Grape Hyacinth or Muscari.


Hyacinth orientaiis, available in single and double varieties. The most common grape hyacinth\ stheMuscariarmeniacum,


Available in a variety of colors — pinks, cream, white, purples — but the most common are the blue shades,


Very sweet fragrance that becomes stronger with age as more of the florets open.


Purchase or cut flowers when the florets are mostly closed.

Vase Life:

7 to 10 days or longer.


October to May.


Winter — moderately expensive. Spring — moderately priced.


Remembrance. It was common to engrave these flowers onto gravestones.


Hyacinth flowers are poisonous. Remember to wear gloves when working with them, because of their poisonous latex. When planting hyacinths, handling the bulbs may cause an itchy reaction.

Arranging Tip:

This beautiful flower changes so much in its cycle that one can appreciate it best when it stands alone.

Growing Tip:

Hyacinths are wonderful to grow inside in the wintertime.