Availability: January - March
Common name: Grape hyacinth, Muscari
Genus Name: Muscari armeniacum
Family Name: Hyacinthaceae
Place of Origin: South-eastern Europe to Caucasian region and possibly also North-western Iran.
Resembling bunches of grapes, this spring flower is a bulbous perennial with a character of its own. Beloved for its (commonly) blue spikes of urn-shaped flowers, The Muscari is one of the most popular spring plants.
Did you know?
Muscari has long been used in the art of scent-making.
When kept as a pot plant, which is most common for these flowers, keep the potting medium moist but do not over-water.