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Muscari 'Mount Hood' (Grape hyacinth 'Mount Hood')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.2m
Max height
0.1m
Max spread
1 year
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Muscari 'Mount Hood'

Other names

Grape hyacinth 'Mount Hood'

Genus

Muscari Muscari

Variety or Cultivar

'Mount Hood' _ 'Mount Hood' is a small clump-forming bulbous perennial with linear basal foliage and spikes of densly-packed, tubular flowers that are blue with the exception of those at the top of the spike which are white.


Muscari 'Mount Hood' is: Deciduous

Fragrance

Flowers

Habit

Clump-forming, Small, Upright

Flower

Blue, White in Spring

Foliage

Grey-green in Spring

How to care

Watch out for

General care

Propagation methods

Offsets, Seed


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Where to grow

Muscari 'Mount Hood' (Grape hyacinth 'Mount Hood') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.1m after 1 year.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Ground Cover, Garden edging, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Banks and Slopes, Containers, Rock, Underplanting

Cultivation

Plant bulbs 10 cm deep in well-drained and fertile soil preferably in Autumn. Congested clumps can be divided during summer dormancy period.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Muscari 'Mount Hood'

Other names

Grape hyacinth 'Mount Hood'

Genus

Muscari Muscari

Variety or Cultivar

'Mount Hood' _ 'Mount Hood' is a small clump-forming bulbous perennial with linear basal foliage and spikes of densly-packed, tubular flowers that are blue with the exception of those at the top of the spike which are white.

Foliage

Deciduous

Fragrance

Flowers

Habit

Clump-forming, Small, Upright


Colour

Flower

Blue, White in Spring

Foliage

Grey-green in Spring

General care

Propagation methods

Offsets, Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Muscari 'Mount Hood' (Grape hyacinth 'Mount Hood') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.1m after 1 year.

Suggested uses

Low Maintenance, Ground Cover, Garden edging, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, City, Banks and Slopes, Containers, Rock, Underplanting

Cultivation

Plant bulbs 10 cm deep in well-drained and fertile soil preferably in Autumn. Congested clumps can be divided during summer dormancy period.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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