Hyacinthus orientalis 'Jan Bos'

60% off hyacinth bulbs
5 bulbs £4.99 £2.00
available to order from summer
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Buy Hyacinthus orientalis 'Jan Bos' garden hyacinth bulbs: A well-scented varietyfor the garden

  • 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
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 16/17

    An old variety (it was first introduced in 1910), but still very popular as its sweetly scented clusters of vibrant pinkish red, bell-shaped flowers take some beating. It's a superb choice for pots or front of border positions where you want something that stands out. The flowers are incredibly bright and can be used for cutting too.

  • 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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Eventual height & spread

Hi, can Jan Bos hyacinth be grown indoors? I would like to pair it with aiolos, white.

Planty

Hello, The 'Jan Bos' we currently sell have not been 'prepared' (ie cold treated) so are best planted straight out in the garden.

Helen

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