The Grape hyacinth develops bulbs or tubers. The development of the The Grape hyacinth is Grape hyacinth isn't an evergreen; during the spring it assumes a blue colouring; the adult species are small in size and reach 15 cm in height.
Temperatures Grape hyacinth
For a balanced development of the The Grape hyacinth it is advisable to locate it in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight. The Grape hyacinth is a plant which can be grown in the garden year round.During the period of vegetative rest, itís possible to take the bulbs or tubers out of the ground; the well cleaned and dried bulbs should be placed in a cool, dry and dark place; to be planted later on during the most indicated time of year.
Irrigation Grape hyacinth
Letís water these plants only when the substratum is clearly dry using 1-2 glasses of water ; during this period of the year we should intervene every 1-2 weeks , or even less if the weather is rainy. To avoid that the bulb or tuber should become rotten, we must remember to avoid excessively abundant waterings, which keep the soil wet for a long time.
Adversity Grape hyacinth
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.
Substrate Grape hyacinth
We advise cultivating these bulbous plants in a soft and light, very well drained, soil.
Cultivate Grape hyacinth
Seeing the quite contained development itís possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.