Hyacinthus orientalis 'Carnegie'

garden hyacinth bulbs Carnegie

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Buy Hyacinthus orientalis 'Carnegie' garden hyacinth bulbs Carnegie: Fragrant white flowers for garden use


  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any well-drained, moderately fertile soil (for container-grown bulbs use two parts John Innes No2 compost to one part sharp grit)
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April and May
  • Flower colour: pure-white
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Deliciously scented, small bell-shaped flowers crowd the upright stems in mid- to -late spring above the rosettes of strappy foliage. This elegant white hyacinth, looks wonderful when planted out in a pot or window box, or when added to a bedding scheme in the border. Make sure you plant them near an entrance or pathway so you can enjoy their fragrance each time you pass.

  • Garden care: Using gloves plant bulbs 10-15cm (4-6in) deep and 15cm (6in) apart in early or mid-autumn.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin irritant
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Large, creamy white, scented, and long lasting blooms grew well in large pot near the front door. They were fed when the leaves finally dyed back, and I'm hopeful they'll re-appear in the Spring. If not, I'll certainly buy more for the following season.

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Plants for outside my front door Hi Crocus I live in a flat and have pots outside my external front door. What plants can I grow in pots, in semi shade that will attract the bees? Thank you for your help. Kind regards Guy

Guy Smith

Hello Guy, The following plants would be suitable for your pots. Forget-me-not (Myosotis species) Bellflowers (Campanula species) Cranesbill (Geranium species) Dahlia - single-flowered species and cultivars Hellebores (Helleborus species) Japanese anemone (Anemone ?? hybrida) Fritillaries (Fritillaria species) Grape hyacinth (Muscari species) Hyacinth (Hyacinthus orientalis) Siberian squill (Scilla siberica) Winter aconite (Eranthis hyemalis) Box (Buxus sempervirens) Christmas box (Sarcococca species) I hope this helps, Helen Plant Doctor

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