Blue Hyacinth

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Hyacinthus orientalis cv. Delft Blue
Common Name: Blue Hyacinth
Type: Blub
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bloom Time: April to May
Height: 7-12 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning shade with afternoon sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade
Soil Conditions: Average well-drained soil
Flower Color: Blue
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies
Special Characteristics:
  • Allen Centennial Gardens plants these in the lawn making a spectacular spring display. The flowers and foliage are 'trimmed' when the lawn is mowed
  • Good for cut flowers
  • Flowers are fragrant
  • Deer resistant
  • Rabbit resistant