Fragrant, easy-as-pie, endlessly beautiful Hyacinth is just made for the task of filling your best vases and sunniest garden spots with bold, long-lasting color and fresh sweet scent, and Eros is one of its loveliest varieties. The waxy petals and strong central bloomspike hold up well in rough weather, and last a long time in the vase.
Hyacinths were the darlings of the garden from the 16th century through Victorian times. Modern selections are limited, and growing these fine plants is a mark of distinction for any gardener. Yet they are very easy to grow in the garden or force indoors, and offer a strong sweet fragrance with a very generous bloom time.
You will find these Giant Dutch Hyacinth bulbs large and healthy, guaranteed to grow and bloom quickly from a prompt planting. Grow them in the sunny bed and border, in your best containers, and even suspended over a vase of water, letting the roots just touch the water and grow!
Hyacinth is a valuable addition to the spring garden, its fragrance filling the air among the lovely but scentless Tulips! The blooms are very long-lasting indoors or out, and the strong stems refuse to topple in April winds! Enjoy this easy, fragrant, and rewarding bulb. Zones 4-9.