About Hyacinth Jan Bos
Hyacinth Jan Bos is truly a dazzler and is known its fragrant pink color flowers. A dense spike of fragrant florets surrounded by green sword-like foliage that should be planted along walkways to maximize your enjoyment.
Hyacinths are hardy, deer resistant, very fragrant, and easy to grow in well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade.
|Common Name ||Common hyacinth, Garden hyacinth or Dutch hyacinth|
|Height ||15 to 20 cm
|Flower Colour ||Pink|
|Bloom Time ||Spring|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Protect container-grown plants from excessive winter moisture
After plants are finished flowering in spring, cut back flower stalks but allow the leaves to die back naturally
Hyacinth bulbs do not like to have wet feet, so make sure they are not watered too often
- Too much moisture can cause root rot
Wear gloves when planting, as bulb dust may cause a harmless skin irritation
Store the bulbs away from sunlight in a cool and dry area and check regularly
- Do not store bulbs for more time as they can loose their viability
Hyacinth Jan Bos care
- These bulbs are pre-treated and ready to sow
Plant hyacinth bulbs in early winter
- Plant the bulbs in well-drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun or partial shade
Before planting, loosen the soil and add compost in the soil to increase its fertility
Plant the bulbs 7-10 cm deep and a minimum of 7 cm apart
Set the bulb in the hole with the pointy end up
After planting cover the bulb with soil and water thoroughly
Use the potting mix for bulb plantation are in the ratio : 1
- Garden soil + Compost + Perlite + Sand (2:2:1:1)
- Soil + Cocopeat + vermicompost (2:1:2)
|Sunlight ||Full Sun to partial shade. |
|Watering ||Moderately |
|Soil ||Well drained and fertile soil. |
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply organic fertilizer in the soil before planting the bulbs. |
|Harvest Season ||After plants are finished flowering in spring, cut back flower stalks but allow the leaves to die back naturally and then harvest the bulbs. Store the bulbs in dry and shady area. |
Hyacinth Jan Bos special feature
Attractive and fragrant flowers.
Hyacinth Jan Bos uses
- Group or mass planted in beds, borders, rock gardens, long walks
- Effectively mixes with other spring flowering bulbs
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do hyacinth jan bos grow?
On average hyacinth jan bos grows 15 to 20 cm
What color are hyacinth jan bos ?
A hyacinth jan bos plant bears flowers of color Pink
How hard is hyacinth jan bos to grow?
A hyacinth jan bos is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a hyacinth jan bos need?
A hyacinth jan bos prefers Full Sun to partial shade.
How much water does a hyacinth jan bos need?
A hyacinth jan bos prefers watering Moderately
What kind of soil does a hyacinth jan bos need?
Well drained and fertile soil.
What temperature does a hyacinth jan bos like?
How should I fertilize my hyacinth jan bos ?
Apply organic fertilizer in the soil before planting the bulbs.
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