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Bluebells English Bulbs

Scilla non-scripta

One of our best known wild flowers! It produces beautiful spikes of nodding, violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers and has a glorious honey scent. Ideal for planting under deciduous trees and shrubs, it will naturalise readily. Flowers April-May. Height 30-40cm. Grown from cultivated stock.

Simply choose a spot where they will remain undisturbed - in a shady corner, or at the base of deciduous trees and shrubs is ideal - and they will quickly multiply to create a carpet of plants that will delight you with a spectacular show year after year.

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Nodding, scented, bell-shaped flowers

One of our best known wild flowers! It produces beautiful spikes of nodding, violet-blue, bell-shaped flowers and has a glorious honey scent. Ideal for planting under deciduous trees and shrubs, it will naturalise readily. Flowers April-May. Height 30-40cm. Grown from cultivated stock.

Simply choose a spot where they will remain undisturbed - in a shady corner, or at the base of deciduous trees and shrubs is ideal - and they will quickly multiply to create a carpet of plants that will delight you with a spectacular show year after year.

Colour:Blue

Seeds:False

Bulbs:True

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:True

Height:31-40cm

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Planting bulbs in groups will produce a colourful spring display. For best results plant your delivery of bulbs as soon as possible, although tulips can benefit from planting in November as this will help to avoid frost damage to early shoot tips in spring. When planting choose an area that is freely drained as bulbs will rot in waterlogged areas. As a general rule for outdoor planting, you should bury the bulb to a depth three times the height of the bulb. Small bulbs can be planted 10-15 cm (4-6") apart and larger bulbs such as daffodils and tulips plant 15-20cm (6-8") apart. If planting in containers, bulbs can be planted closer together but ensure they are not touching each other. Containers that will bloom for months! By planting layers of different bulb varieties your containers could be blooming from February to May! Cover the pot's hole with at least 5cm of small stones or crocks to improve drainage, and use a 50/50 mix of good quality compost and garden soil. Allow just 1cm gap between bulbs and don't allow them to touch the sides of the pot. Provide protection over winter, and move outside when the first green shoots appear in spring.

Ideal for beds and borders. Scented. Grows well in sun or shade.

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