Hyacinth Double Eros

It's not often I fall on a double flower but I loved this frilly, flamboyant, deliciously scented hyacinth when I spotted it in a Dutch trial field last spring. More
5 bulbs 261150-5 £8.95 Delivery late September
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It's not often I fall on a double flower but I loved this frilly, flamboyant, deliciously scented hyacinth when I spotted it in a Dutch trial field last spring.

Genus Hyacinthus
Variety Double Eros
Type Hardy perennial bulb
Common Name Hyacinth
Border Position Container, Front
Bulb Size 16/17

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Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 25cm (10in)
Spacing Plant 8-10cm (3-4in) deep, 8cm (3in) apart. Wear gloves when handling hyacinth bulbs as they may irritate the skin.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant outdoors from September- November.
Care Tips Propogate them by dividing clumps in early autumn. Add potash in spring. If soil is poorly drained add at least 4cm grit.
Flowering April - May
Vase Life Arrange in a narrow, deep, stem-supporting vase, and add bleach to their water, changing it every two or three days, (adding more bleach each time), they should last a fortnight.
Harvesting Flowers in April and May
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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