Muscari (Grape Hyacinths)
Muscari, (otherwise known as Grape Hyacinths), is a genus of the Hyacinthaceae family and are native to Eurasia.
The name ‘muscari’ is derived from the Latin word muscus’ – meaning ‘musk’ as their scent is similar to musk.
Muscari is commonly used in wedding flowers for small, dainty table arrangements.
Muscari is available in the wholesale flower markets as a cut flower and are sold in wraps of 50 or 100 stems. Stem lengths are usually around 30cm tall.
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To get the best from your wholesale cut muscari please read the care instructions below carefully:
- Cut the stems at a 45 degree angle with a sharp knife.
- Fill sterilised buckets with cold luke warm and add flower food.
- Place the muscari in the buckets - up to their necks in water.
- Leave over night to condition before using.
Never leave cut flowers in direct sun light, near a radiator, in a draft or near fruit. (The gas used to ripen fruit will harm most flowers). Keep the muscari in a cool place and always keep out of the way of children.