Hyacinthus orientalis grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Hyacinthus also known as Wild Hyacinth, Hyacinthus orientalis perennial deciduous sometimes grown as annual used as ornamental cut flower fragrant plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.
Leaves color green that grow from the bulb in lance shape.
Hyacinthus orientalis flowers
Flower fragrant color can be: purple, pink or white, the flowers grow on stalk the flower has 5 petals and in a cone shape.
Hyacinthus orientalis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Hyacinthus orientalis growing and care:
Winter chill, dry summer, Loamy, well-drained soil, in wet summer areas need to take the bulbs out of the ground in the end of the season
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Yes, if you want the same color and shape
Difficulties or problems when growing: Need dry summer
Autumn / Winter Planting season:
Aphids Pests and diseases:
Pruning season: Spring / Summer
How to prune:
All the dead leaves and the bloom stalk
Size of the plant? 10-20 cm, 4-8 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing (until establish bulb)
Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement:
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade
No (but because the season of the flower short you can put it indoor when it’s bloom) Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Winter / Spring Bloom season:
General information about the flower Trumpet shape flower with five petals can be in colors: purple, pink or white
Spring flowers Winter flowers
Pink flower Purple flower White flower
Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate
Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
Average growing plants Slow growing plants
Deciduous Geophyte Herbaceous Leaf plant Perennial plant
Floristry Fragrance Indoor plants Ornamental plants
Autumn Planting Spring Planting Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
Full sun Plants Part shade Plants
Regularly water Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9