Is it possible to grow hyacinths in the tropics?
Our daytime maximum is around 30 degrees Celsius, but it is usually cooler inside because of the thermal mass of the building.
I'm not a skilled photographer so it may be a little difficult to get a true idea of how lovely the flowers were.
These flowers had a surprisingly strong perfume that did not fade away in the heat. That was an unexpected bonus.
The leaf and flower stage lasted for about a month.
I have saved the bulbs for next year. Happy days in the fridge.
The hessian shape slips over an ordinary black plastic pot and looks neat but casual. An extra layer of cellophane helped with waterproofing.