Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'
Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'
Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'
Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'

Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'

Hyacinth 'Blue Tango'

10 bulbs — £9.90

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Orders placed before 1 September 2022
You can expect your order in September 2022

Orders placed 1 September - 15 October 2022
You can expect your order in October 2022

Orders placed 16 October - 15 December 2022
You can expect your order within 10 business days

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Description

We challenge you to try finding this gorgeous double flowered hyacinth variety anywhere else in the UK! 'Blue Tango' hyacinths are related to the deeper blue 'Royal Navy' and the two go together beautifully. The double florets add a baroque frilliness, and the soft blue shade of Hyacinth 'Blue Tango' makes it the perfect foil for any other flower colour in your garden. Hyacinth 'Blue Tango' is a rarity, but we’re happy to say we’ve secured a limited number of top-quality bulbs for the UK market. Whether you’re a connoisseur of the unusual or just love the way it looks, reserve your bulbs ahead of the planting season. Only the lucky few will be able to get a peep at 'Blue Tango'!

Cultivating Hyacinth bulbs with double florets can be a challenge and therefore we can provide Hyacinth 'Blue Tango' in limited numbers for the UK market only.

Key features

  • Good for cutting

  • Perfect for pots

  • Comes back every year

  • Fragrant

  • Thrives well in full sun

  • Packed in paper bags

  • Low maintenance

  • Fully hardy

  • Rodent resistant

Specs & details

  • Botanical name

    Hyacinthus orientalis 'Blue Tango'

  • Flower colour

    Blue

  • Leaf colour

    Green

  • Bulb size

    16/17

  • Established height

    20-30cm

  • Established spread

    5-10cm

  • Plant spacing

    50 bulbs per m2

  • Habit

    Upright

  • Life cycle

    Perennial

  • Hardiness

    Fully hardy

  • Years to establish

    1st year

  • Sunlight

    Full sun
    Partial shade

  • Position

    Sheltered

  • Suitable for

    Pots
    Large containers
    Borders
    Coastal gardens
    Cottage gardens
    Low maintenance gardens
    Cut flower gardens

  • Soil acidity

    Any

  • Soil moisture

    Free draining

  • Soil type

    Loam
    Sandy
    Multipurpose compost
    Loam-based compost

  • Growing skill

    Easy to grow

  • Scented

    Yes

  • Pollinator-friendly

    No

  • Mouse resistant

    Yes

  • Rabbit resistant

    Yes

  • Deer resistant

    Yes

  • Toxicity

    Skin/eyes irritant
    Harmful if eaten

Plant calendar

JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSepOctNovDec
  • Planting
  • Flowering

Other information

    • Plant your Hyacinth 'Mixed Colours' bulbs from mid to late autumn

    • Plant in borders or containers in sun or partial shade

    • Plant the bulbs 10-15cm deep

    • Space the bulbs approximately 10cm apart

    • Place the Hyacinth 'Mixed Colours' bulbs with the pointed side facing upwards

    Read all Hyacinth planting & care instructions

  • Orders placed before 1 September 2022
    You can expect your order in September 2022

    Orders placed 1 September - 15 October 2022
    You can expect your order in October 2022

    Orders placed 16 October - 15 December 2022
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

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