Hyacinth White Pearl: a unique white

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The White Pearl hyacinth is a quite remarkable hyacinth thanks to its beautiful white flowers.

In summary, what you need to know:

Name : Hyacinthus orientalis
FamilyLiliaceae
Type : Bulbous

Height
: 20 to 30 cm
Exposure : Sunny and partial shade
Soil : Ordinary

Flowering outdoor : March to April – Indoor : December to March

In a pot indoors or in the ground in the garden, it is just as beautiful in association with other colours.

Planting the White Pearl hyacinth

Hyacinth White Pearl in the ground for spring flowering:

  • Preferably plant your Hyacinth White Pearl in the fall at a depth of 10 cm, for flowering in the spring .
  • White Pearl Hyacinths will look much better if you create nice splashes of color .
    This requires planting the bulbs in groups , spacing them 10-15 cm apart.
    The more there are, the more remarkable the effect!
  • Find our tips for planting bulbs in the ground
  • Here are also tips for planting bulbs in clay and flooded soil

Potted White Pearl hyacinth in autumn/winter:

The White Pearl hyacinth lends itself very well to forcing which allows it to flower earlier and decorate our interiors during the winter.

It is indeed quite possible to make hyacinths bloom inside your house, from autumn until early spring .

Potted White Pearl Hyacinth:

From September to January ,

  • In a pot or a cup, make a bed of compost on 3 or 4 cm.
  • Place the bulbs so that they touch each other for a nice compact effect .
  • Cover with potting soil, leaving just the tips of the bulbs sticking out.
  • Place everything in a cool, dark and relatively humid place.
  • As soon as the leaves come out, place the cut in a bright and slightly less cool place (about 10°)
  • A few days later you can put them in your house to enjoy the flowering.

Caring for the White Pearl Hyacinth

Hyacinth White Pearl in the ground:

White Pearl hyacinths that are planted in the ground in the fall flower in the spring , which is the normal flowering time.

  • At the end of flowering , the foliage must be cut when it has yellowed and only then because it is at this time that the plant builds up its reserves for the next flowering.

Potted White Pearl Hyacinth:

The White Pearl hyacinths purchased and grown in pots are intended to flower our interiors in winter . It is useless to keep them in their pot because they will not bloom again unless you put them outside.

  • At the end of flowering, it is useless to keep your hyacinths in pots because those that have flowered indoors only flower once.
  • However, you can put the bulbs in the ground outside for flowering within 1 or 2 years.

All you need to know about the White Pearl hyacinth

Characterized by its pretty flowers in clusters , they form beautiful fragrant bells of white color .

The White Pearl hyacinth offers a very beautiful spectacle from the very beginning of spring outdoors and from December indoors.

As a bed, in a planter or in a bouquet, it can be combined with pastel, pink or blue hyacinths for a most successful decorative effect.

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