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wintersowing grape hyacinth?

Posted by linda0210 10 (My Page) on
Thu, Jan 19, 12 at 22:04

Has anyone wintersowed grape hyacinth? How long until they bloom? Are they similar to perennials in that they will bloom the next year?

Thanks
Linda


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RE: wintersowing grape hyacinth?

I have them all over my yard up here in my little corner of the world. They came with the house. They are perennial and they self seed freely, although I'm pretty sure they do get some help from the squirrels. Since they self seed so easily, I would think they would be a good candidate for winter sowing. I am a beginner though, so you might want to get imput from someone with more experience WSing. They do survive our wicked winters here. I don't know much about your zone though. Good luck.


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RE: wintersowing grape hyacinth?

Yes, they can be winter sown, and will bloom on tiny plants in the 2nd year or regular size in the 3rd year.


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RE: wintersowing grape hyacinth?

Thanks! Just what i wanted to know.


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