Muscari neglectum Baby’s Breath

Muscari neglectum Baby’s Breath, also known as grape hyacinth, features charming, grape-like clusters of tiny, bell-shaped flowers that are a soft, pale blue. Each cluster is densely packed, creating a striking visual impact in the garden. The flowers emit a light, sweet fragrance, attracting bees and other pollinators. The blooms have a delicate, airy appearance, making them perfect for adding texture and colour to your garden beds.

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50 £0.24
100 - 950 £0.19
1000+ £0.16

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Specifications:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Height: 20cm
  • Perennial

Good For:

  • Beds and borders
  • Bees
  • Fragrance
  • Growing indoors
  • Lawns and verges
  • Pots and containers

How to grow:

  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil Type: Well drained
  • Position: Full sun, Semi-shade
  • Bulbs per m2: 150
  • Planting depth: 10cm
  • Planting distance: 8cm

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Muscari neglectum Baby’s Breath, also known as grape hyacinth, features charming, grape-like clusters of tiny, bell-shaped flowers that are a soft, pale blue. Each cluster is densely packed, creating a striking visual impact in the garden. The flowers emit a light, sweet fragrance, attracting bees and other pollinators. The blooms have a delicate, airy appearance, making them perfect for adding texture and colour to your garden beds.

The foliage consists of narrow, grass-like leaves that are a vibrant green. These leaves emerge early in the growing season and remain attractive through much of the year, providing a lush, green carpet that complements the pale blue flowers. The foliage grows in a dense, tufted manner, offering a tidy and compact appearance.

Muscari neglectum Baby’s Breath is a compact plant, typically reaching a height of 20cm. This makes it an excellent choice for edging borders, rock gardens, and container planting. Its low-growing habit ensures it adds a splash of colour without overwhelming other plants in the vicinity.

This delightful plant blooms in mid to late spring, with its peak flowering period occurring from April to May. The flowers remain vibrant for several weeks, providing a prolonged display of beauty.

How to plant and care for your Muscari bulbs

Muscari neglectum Baby’s Breath is a hardy perennial that thrives in well-drained soil and full sun to partial shade. It is exceptionally easy to grow and care for, making it ideal for both novice and experienced gardeners. The plant is drought-tolerant once established and can naturalize well, spreading over the years to create beautiful drifts of colour. Additionally, it is resistant to pests and diseases, ensuring that its beauty is preserved with minimal maintenance.

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