PlantsGrape Hyacinths→Starch Hyacinth (Muscari neglectum)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Muscari neglectum Accepted
Muscari leucostomum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Bulbs
Pollinators: Self
Various insects


Photo gallery:
Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2013-05-05
By Anne
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Credit: Meneerke bloem | Own work
By SongofJoy
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Credit: Meneerke bloem | Own work
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What's Blooming - Photos and Chat. by NJBob Jan 26, 2021 2:01 AM 2,995
Spring Blooming Bulbs 2017 by Cem9165 Jun 3, 2017 9:08 AM 739
New wild flower to me by getterdone Jun 10, 2014 12:35 PM 7

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