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Scientific Name: Hyacinthoides non-scripta
Pronunciation: hy-uh-sin-thoe-EYE-deez non-SKRIP-tuh
Common Name: English bluebell
Family Name: Asparagaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Leaves basal, linear; florets fragrant, narrowly tubular to campanulate, six violet-blue tepals, or occasionally white, in spring on arching racemes.
Course(s): not used (on campus)

Habit: Arching
Form: Oval - horizontal
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:0.1 - 0.3m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: Europe
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Spring interest
Additional Info: Google
English bluebell
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Parallel venation, Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Fall: Brown
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Linear
Apices: Acute
Bases: Truncate
Margins: Entire

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:3
Corolla Shape:Campanulate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): White, Blue
Flower Scent: Fragrant
Flower Time at Peak: Apr, May

Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour: Brown, Green
Fruiting Time: Jun, Jul
Additional Info: Not showy

Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Bulbs

Plant Care:
Maintenance:Low maintenance plant
Pest Susceptibility: Rabbit resistant
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