common hyacinth


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Related to common hyacinth: Dutch Hyacinth, Garden Hyacinth
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Noun1.common hyacinth - widely grown for its fragrance and its white, pink, blue, or purplish flowerscommon hyacinth - widely grown for its fragrance and its white, pink, blue, or purplish flowers
hyacinth - any of numerous bulbous perennial herbs
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Hyacinth: The common hyacinth, Hyacinthus orientalis, may be planted in a pot and left indoors to force into bloom during the winter months.
The Dutch or Common Hyacinth (Hyacinth orientalis) is the most popular, with leafless flower stalks bearing crowded bell-shaped flowers.