As wonderfully scented as they are striking in the border or landscape, fragrant hyacinths have become a staple in many a home garden. Miss Saigon sports an abundance of rich violet-purple florets that cover a compact flower spike of 8-12" tall, the perfect size for window boxes, container gardens or front border plantings. We love to see colorful hyacinths pop up between evergreen trees or shrubs in March to April. They bring a lively sense of style to the areas so recently vacated by the snows of winter. They also mix well with ground cover plants and perennials. Plant bulbs in full sun to part shade for best results.
Hardiness Zones 4-9
Mature Height 8 - 12 inches
Bloom Time Early to mid spring
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
We ship this item in Fall
Botanical Name: Hyacinthus orientalis 'Miss Saigon'
Tubular, bell shaped flowers form a dense flower spike. The spike is approx. 8" in length.
Foliage Type :
Medium green, linear with curved edges.
Mature Spread :
4 - 6 inches
4 - 6 inches
Planting Instructions :
Plant 6" deep and 4-6" apart
Soil Moisture :
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Let foliage die down naturally. Leaves provide nourishment for bulbs to produce future growth and blooming.
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Planting Depth :
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year in the spring
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
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