Common Name: Spanish Bluebells
Botanical Name: Hyacinthoides hispanica
Plant Type: Perennial
Plant Size: Up to 16 inches
Typical Bloom Time: May
Spanish bluebell, otherwise known as the wood hyacinth is a bulbous perennial native to Spain, Portugal and northwest Africa. Each flower stem contains 12 or more pendulous, bell-shaped, bluish lavender flowers. At East 69th Street, Spanish bluebells were generously donated by the Garden Club of America in 2012.
Park LocationsConservatory Garden
East side from 104th to 106th Street