Plant Care Grape hyacinth

Grape hyacinth

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Also known as

Armenian grape hyacinth, Garden grape-hyacinth and muscari


Muscari armeniacum

How to care for Grape hyacinth


How often to water your Grape hyacinth

Water needs for Grape hyacinth
0.5 cups
every 9

Grape hyacinth needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Grape hyacinth

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Grape hyacinth in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Grape hyacinth: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Grape hyacinth may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Grape hyacinth

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Grape hyacinth: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Grape hyacinth after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Grape hyacinth

Grape hyacinth

Grape hyacinth

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Grape hyacinth has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Grape hyacinth has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
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Mine hasn’t really come out yet but so far, with the right amount of watering and sunlight she’s pretty simple and chill 😁

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