Hyacinth For early spring perfume in the garden, nothing beats hyacinths. Plant them in fall in well-drained soil to enjoy their powerful scent the following spring. Flower colors range from purple to pink, red, white, and yellow
Cut the bottom off a plastic pot to contain invasive plants & bury in the ground. Works very well for containing plants that tend to spread, This also works well for planting a plant in an area that tends to get filled with roots etc. from other plants. Use a larger pot so that the plant can spread its roots and grow deeper roots.
Bracken’s Brown Beauty’ is a significant cultivar because, unlike the species, it is reliably winter hardy to the St. Louis area (USDA Zones 5b-6a). It is a compact cultivar that typically grows to 30’ tall with a dense, narrow, pyramdial-oval crown, and produces flowers and leaves that are approximately one-half the size of those on species’ plants