Hyacinthus tabrizzianus

James Waddick jwaddick@kc.rr.com
Wed, 07 Nov 2007 20:35:55 PST
>"/Hyacinthus tabrizianus. /Native of Persia, it is one of the rarest
>plants in cultivation, a single bulb being worth 50 new pence. It grows
>only 3 in (7.5 cm) tall and blooms in March, the tiny bell-shaped blooms
>being white, shaded with palest blue and they are deliciously scented."

Dear Judy and all,
	Dix Wholesale catalog for Fall 2007 lists:
	Hyacinthus tabrizzianus, white, tips turquoise blue	16/17 
cm		10 bulbs for 29 E

	Note spelling with 2 'z' sNo other description and by far 
their most expensive hyacinth. So it must be around.
	Neither of the others listed.

			Best		Jim W.
Dr. James W. Waddick
8871 NW Brostrom Rd.
Kansas City Missouri 64152-2711
Ph.    816-746-1949
Zone 5 Record low -23F
	Summer 100F +

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