Multi Color Latifrlum Grape Hyacinth

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Multi Color Latifolium are darling Grape Hyacinths (Muscari 'Latifolium') and are diminutive fragrant powerhouses that prove good things come in small packages! These cheerful little clusters of bubble-like bells fill the short spires with scented florets. A deep blue on the bottom two-thirds, the top third of these dainty blossoms become a lighter lavender blue!

Local pollinators and early-arriving hummingbirds adore Latifolium Muscaris scented clusters of bell-shaped flowers in pale blue-purple that rise above densely bunched sprays of arching green foliage. Naturalizing and spreading, these lovelies create tidy bunches. And that's good for your pollinators and for your bouquets!

All just in compact 6-12 inch tall clumps of adorable flowering bulbs! Each small low-maintenance bulb produces a single bloom but quickly forms groupings and polite colonies of multiple bulbs! Latifolium Grape Hyacinths are very cold-hardy throughout USDA growing zones 3 to 9 and are wonderful spring-flowering ephemerals!

Planting and Application:

Indoors, you can force these easy-to-grow bulbs in a shallow dish or container for winter décor! Force in the late winter or in spring cloche and pots in a bright filtered sun window for a break from the winter doldrums! These space-saving perennial bulbs grow about anywhere in the sun or bright indoor light, and are easy care gifts!

Multicolor Latifolium Grape Hyacinths are perfectly sized to tuck into your planters and patio pots! Latifolium Muscari looks lovely when you fill planters and porch pots with their beauty, and create unique window box displays or container gardens of similar-colored blooms on the porch or patio.

Use Grape Hyacinth in rows as edging, grouped in clusters, or in drifts for a magnificent mass display. You and all your neighbors will love them either way! Muscari Hyacinths multiply rapidly yet politely, so are an excellent selection for naturalizing, rambling throughout a lawn for spring color! Plant throughout your Rock gardens, Cottage borders, mixed bulb gardens, and Perennial beds.

  • Darling Columns of Two-Tone Blue Bells
  • Fragrant Small Perennial Bulb
  • Lovely Cut Flowers & Indoor Forced Winter Décor
  • Densely Growing Tiny Clumps of Arching Foliage
  • Pollinator Friendly & Easy to Grow!
  • Spring Accents, Beds & Borders, En Masse & Containers

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Muscaris are easy to grow! They like early spring rains and water when the skies don't open up. While these bloom best in full sun, planting them under trees can be a great idea as the bulbs will bloom before the trees leaf out. Then, once the blooming is done, the shade of the trees can protect the bulb's foliage, giving the bulb more energy for next year's stunning blossoms! Fall-planted bulbs need well-drained soil with moderate moisture needs. Any soil type is suitable so long as it is not soggy and add bulb fertilizer to each hole for best results. Their blooms last for weeks and they naturalize and spread over time unless you deadhead after the flowers fade.

  • Full Sun For Strongest Growth
  • Well-Drained Soil
  • Low Moisture Needs
  • Deadhead After Flowers Fade & Prune Mounds After Leaves Yellow
  • Easy to Grow & Low Maintenance
  • Deer, Rodent & Juglone Resistant

Lovley two tone Grape Hyacinth! The Multi Color Latifolium Muscari will add delightful little blue blooms with a powerful perfume to your winter interiorscapes and outdoor gardens! Order now and Nature Hills ships your bulbs based on the correct planting time for your growing zone!

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Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Multi Color Latifrlum Grape Hyacinth Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-9
Growing Zones 3-9
More Information
Botanical Name Muscari 'Latifolium'
Mature Height 12 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Color Blue
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Foliage Yellows
Spacing 3 inches