Bluebell

£3.60

Hyacinthoides non-scripta

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Description

Bluebells are found in woodlands throughout Scotland, creating a carpet of vivid blue in spring. They have highly scented, blue/violet, bell-like flowers hanging from one side of a nodding stem. Grows up to 40cm.

Plants mature slowly from seed, while they form bulbs & will flower after several years.

50-100 seeds per packet

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Comparison between Hyacinthoides non-scripta (native Bluebell) on left and Hyacinthoides hispanica (invasive non-native Spanish Bluebell) on right

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (Bluebell) seedlings at 1 year after planting

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (native Bluebell) in Scottish oak woodland in May

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (native Bluebell) in Scottish oak woodland in May

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (native Bluebell) bulb 1 year after seeding