Scientific Name: Muscari armeniacum Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:grape hyacinth Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit:
Plant Type: Flowering pot plant, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Europe, Central / west Asia Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Grass-like, Basal, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, (Floriferous), Blue, Purple, Apr- Mar
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, May- Jun
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Fragrance, Group or mass planting, Indoor plant, Spring interest, Perennial border, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Leaves narrow, basal, to 30 cm long; florets deep violet blue, urn-shaped (grape-like), slightly fragrant (musky-sweet), 20-40 on conical racemes on scapes rising up to 20 cm in early spring, 1-3 per bulb.