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Hyacinth 'Fondant' 5 

Hyacinthus orientalis 'Fondant' bulb

From Rosebourne

Pollinator Friendly
Perfect for Pots
Scented
Good for Cutting
Hardy

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Pollinator Friendly
Perfect for Pots
Scented
Good for Cutting
Hardy

Why We Love It

Bask in the sweet pink colour of the Hyacinthus orientalis 'Fondant'.

Display them indoors or outdoors and these spring-flowering bulbs will produce rosy flowers coupled with lance-shaped rich green leaves.

Rose pink. Fragrant. Bedding hyacinths will grow in a wide range of soils provided there is good drainage. They like sunshine but the flowers will last longer in partial shade.

Suitable for beds, borders and containers. The fragrant flowers are perfect for planting near doors, windows or pathways.

Hyacinth bulbs can cause skin irritation, please use gloves or wash hands after handling.

Planting Calendar

Plant in September, October, November.

Flowers in March, April.

Planting and Care

It thrives in any moderately fertile, well-drained soil of any pH value. Plant it in full sun or partial shade.

These bulbs should ideally be planted at a depth of 15cm/6 inches and a distance of 15cm/6 inches.

Into the Ground

  1. Find a sunny but sheltered spot for your bulbs.
  2. Dig some holes twice the size of the rootballs so that your bulbs can be placed 10 cm apart.
  3. Mix in some organic compost and add the bulbs to the holes.
  4. Backfill with soil and water well.

Into a Pot

  1. Find a container large enough for a few bulbs.
  2. Fill it with soil and dig a few holes twice the size of the rootballs. 
  3. Place the bulbs so that they touch, to create a clumping effect.
  4. Cover with soil, just letting the tip of the bulbs jut out.
  5. Gently firm the soil.
  6. Water generously.
  7. Place the pot in a cool, dark and moist place.

Product Specifications

FeaturesCan be harmful to pets, Perfect for pots, Scented, Hardy, Cut flowers, Pollinator friendly
Eventual Height25 cm
LocationBorder or bed, Terrace or balcony
Planting timeAutumn
LifecyclePerennial
Effort LevelLooks after itself
Botanic NameHyacinthus orientalis 'Fondant'
Flower ColourPink
Units per Pack5
Indoor / OutdoorIndoor, Outdoor
Brand NameTaylors Bulbs
Width14 cm
Weight0.3 kg
Code: SPRTL163498

Delivery

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