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  • grape hyacinth 'Peppermint'
  • Eventual height: 0.2m
  • Eventual spread: 0.07m

Muscari armeniacum 'Peppermint'

grape hyacinth 'Peppermint'

Perfect for pollinators
30 + 15 FREE bulbs £14.97 £9.98
30 + 15 FREE bulbs £14.97 £9.98
15 bulbs £4.99
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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained soil (for container-grown bulbs use two parts John Innes No2 compost to one part sharp grit)
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: April and May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 7/8

    Small ice-blue flowers, each with a fine white lip, form in conical spikes that rise above the slender foliage in mid-spring. It looks wonderful when allowed to form generous swathes, particularly in a woodland or meadow-style setting, - and it also looks very sweet in patio pots, windowboxes or alpine beds.

  • Garden care: Plant 10cm (4in) deep in naturalistic groups in autumn. During summer when the bulbs are dormant lift and divide groups that are becoming congested.
  • CAUTION do not eat ornamental bulbs
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