Category Archives for Hyacinths

Growing the Queen of Bulbs: Hyacinthus

Sometimes known as the Queen of Bulbs, the bright and cheerful colours of the hyacinth make it a valuable subject for early bedding and nothing adds more to the attractiveness of the spring garden than a fine display of such … Continue reading

08. July 2011 by admin
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Growing Galtonia (Summer Hyacinths)

Often known as the Summer-flowering Hyacinth, this bulb produces long strap- shaped pointed leaves and erect flowering spikes 4 ft. or more high. These spikes bear twenty or more large, drooping, sweet-scented, pure white bells of great beauty. Planted up … Continue reading

08. July 2011 by admin
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