Asked by: Remigijus Pushkala
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st May, 2020

Can you keep hyacinth bulbs for next year?

A: You certainly can keep it. It will not bloom again in the house, but outdoors it will flower every spring for many years. Since the hyacinths are blooming outdoors right now, you know that this is a safe time to put your bulb in the ground. It will bloom again at this time next year.

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Subsequently, one may also ask, how do I save hyacinth bulbs for next year?

Curing hyacinths is very easy. Lay the bulbs out on a newspaper in a cool, dark place for three days. After that, store them in a cool, dark location in a mesh bag. They're now ready to be planted in your garden in the autumn or forced indoors in late winter.

Also Know, how long can you store hyacinth bulbs? Chill the hyacinth bulbs in the fridge for four to six weeks, stored in a breathable paper or cloth bag.

Furthermore, do you have to dig up hyacinth bulbs every year?

You have two choices: You can leave the hyacinth bulbs in the ground all winter, or you can dig them up and store them indoors in a cool, dark, dry place until the following fall or winter. For example, hyacinths must have cold winter weather to bloom in spring.

Can indoor hyacinth bulbs be used again?

Not recommended. Throw away spent bulbs and get new ones for next season. It's true that you can store hyacinth bulbs and force a new bloom, but the plants will never regain the same vigor or set out pups for new plants.

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