English Bluebells 5 

Hyacinthoides non-scripta bulb

From Rosebourne

Pollinator Friendly
Scented
Good for Cutting
Hardy

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Pollinator Friendly
Scented
Good for Cutting
Hardy

Why We Love It

Hyacinthoides non-scripta.

English grown cultivated stocks.

Fragrant blue flowers grown from English cultivated stocks.

Hyacinthoides (Bluebells) like full sun or partial shade and a well-drained soil with a good supply of humus such as leaf mould or compost.

Ideal for naturalising in borders, wild gardens, woodlands and between shrubs and trees.

Once established, hyacinthoides (previously classified as scilla) will spread rapidly.

Planting Calendar

Plant in September, October, November.

Flowers in May.

Planting and Care

Plant 'English Bluebell' in dappled shade, in moist but well-drained chalk, clay, loam or sandy soil of any pH. These bulbs should ideally be planted at a depth of 10cm/4 inches and a distance of 10cm/4 inches.

Into the Ground

  1. Dig over an area big enough for the bulbs.
  2. Mix some well-rotted compost into the hole.
  3. Pop in your 'English Bluebell' bulbs, with the pointed end up.
  4. Space the bulbs 10 cm apart and backfill around them with soil so that they are planted 10cm deep.
  5. Water them in.

Into a Pot

  1. Choose a container and raise it onto pot feet.
  2. Part-fill the container with potting compost.
  3. Space your 'English Bluebell' bulbs approximately 10 cm apart.
  4. Ensure the pointed tip is facing up.
  5. Cover the bulbs with soil to a depth of 10cm
  6. Water the container well.

Product Specifications

FeaturesCan be harmful to pets, Scented, Naturalising, Hardy, Cut flowers, Pollinator friendly
Eventual Height30 cm
LocationBorder or bed, Terrace or balcony
Planting timeAutumn
LifecyclePerennial
Effort LevelLooks after itself
Botanic NameHyacinthoides non-scripta
Flower ColourBlue
Units per Pack5
Indoor / OutdoorOutdoor
Brand NameTaylors Bulbs
Width6 cm
Weight0.1 kg
Code: SPRTL163494

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