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Muscari Helena

Grape Hyacinth

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Cultural and Growing Info is provided below.


Sparkling Nuggets in Spring
Grape Hyacinths with their neatly stacked spires add pleasing texture to a midspring garden. Muscari Helena parades deep purple at its base with lighter ombre shading progressing upward to pale sky blue topped with white. Pairs beautifully with Daffodils and naturalizes well.

Code BMUHE

Patent

Plant Type Bulbs

Species armeniacum

Height Short 6"

Spacing Plant 4" apart

Bloom Time Mid-Spring to Late Spring

Sun / Shade Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade

Zones 4-9

Soil Type Normal

Sold In Bags of 10

Special Features

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Long-Blooming
  • Bulbs for Naturalizing
  • For a Slope or Bank
  • OK in Containers

Muscari General Information

Muscari are great for borders, rock gardens, naturalizing, and planting with tulips or daffodils. Spectacular drifts of color when planted en masse. Also forces easily for winter bloom. Will multiply readily if undisturbed.

Muscari Plant Care

Muscari are great for borders, rock gardens, naturalizing, and planting with tulips or daffodils. Spectacular drifts of color when planted en masse. Also forces easily for winter bloom. Will multiply readily if undisturbed.

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Shipping Details

We ship accent annuals and bulbs based on the best planting time for your growing zone (see the approximate dates below), unless otherwise indicated at checkout. If you wish, you can indicate a specific ship date during checkout.

Spring-Planted Accent Annuals

  • Zone 3, 4: Early to Mid May
  • Zone 5: Late April to Early May
  • Zone 6: Mid to Late April
  • Zone 7: Early to Mid April
  • Zone 8: Late March to Early April
  • Zone 9, 10: Late March

Fall-Planted Bulbs

  • Zone 2, 3, 4: Early September
  • Zone 5: Early to Mid September
  • Zone 6: Mid September
  • Zone 7: Mid to Late September
  • Zone 8, 9, 10: Late September to Early October

Holiday Bulbs

  • Early November through mid December