Zones: 5 to 7
Size: To 12" tall, 6 to 8 bulbs per square foot
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Smaller flowers and more pendulous than Hyacinthoides hispanica. Dark blue to violet flowers in spring, fragrant.
First published in Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 53:14 in 1944.
Basionym is Hyacinthus non-scriptus L.
Native to the Uk, Ireland, Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Spain.
I purchased 15 bulbs from Brent and Becky's in December 2011 and planted 10 in the 'Berm On the Border' and 5 in the 'One Of Everything' garden under the Seiryu Maple.