Bluebells (Hyacinthoides non scripta)
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Ground Cover (Scattered)
- Broad Tolerance
- April - May
- 30cm (12in)
- H. non-scripta
- Common name
- British Native Bluebells
- Moist but Well-drained
- Plant 10-15cm deep, 10cm apart.
- Plant your bluebells as soon as they arrive at a depth of about 10cm. For natural-looking drifts of bluebells, cast the bulbs across the planting area and plant them where they land.
Bluebell woods are unique to the Atlantic seaboard of Europe, so it's only us that know what it's like to walk through a wood in spring and get that incredible smell. Plant your own mini bluebell wood now and love them forever afterwards.
These are the true native British bluebell, not the chunkier, unscented Spanish garden form.
- Detailed planting instructions are sent out with every order
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They will gradually self-sow and naturalise over time. You can lift and divide them or just leave them to get on with it. A woodland area or shrubbery is best or plant against a damp shady wall or under a tree.