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Muscari macrocarpum 'Golden Fragrance' (Grape Hyacinth)

Grape Hyacinth 'Golden Fragrance', Muscari 'Golden Fragrance', Muscari Macrocarpum, Spring Bulbs, Spring Flowers


Delightfully fragrant and free flowering, Muscari macrocarpum 'Golden Fragrance' is a yellow-flowered variety of Grape Hyacinth with conical racemes of densely packed, tubular flowers, opening a dusky purple to greenish-violet and eventually turning yellow. Native to Greece, this variety is highly popular as a container plant and forces easily for winter bloom. Plant it where you will be able to enjoy its fabulous perfume daily: near a doorway, along a path, near your patio or deck. The more you plant, the more fragrance you get!

  • Blooming for several weeks in mid - late spring, this beauty looks amazing when mixed with any other flowering bulbs.
  • Rising up to 4-5 inches tall (10-12 cm), this Grape Hyacinth will naturalize by self-seeding in favorable conditions.
  • Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun or part shade. Keep the soil moist during the growing season, but reduce watering after foliage begins to die back.
  • This Grape Hyacinth is a welcomed addition to beds, borders, containers, rock gardens, around shrubs or under deciduous trees. Spectacular drifts of color when planted en masse. For best visual impact, plant in groups (at least 25 bulbs).
  • Deer and rabbit resistant!

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Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 7 – 9
Plant Type Bulbs
Plant Family Muscari - Grape Hyacinths
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Mid,Late)
Height 4" – 5" (10cm – 12cm)
Spread 1" – 2" (2cm – 5cm)
Spacing 2" (5cm)
Depth 4" (10cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Garden Uses Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Edging, Ground Covers, Patio and Containers, Underplanting Roses and Shrubs
Garden Styles City and Courtyard, Gravel and Rock Garden, Informal and Cottage

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While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.


Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 7 – 9
Plant Type Bulbs
Plant Family Muscari - Grape Hyacinths
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Mid,Late)
Height 4" – 5" (10cm – 12cm)
Spread 1" – 2" (2cm – 5cm)
Spacing 2" (5cm)
Depth 4" (10cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Garden Uses Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Edging, Ground Covers, Patio and Containers, Underplanting Roses and Shrubs
Garden Styles City and Courtyard, Gravel and Rock Garden, Informal and Cottage

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