The brilliant florets open from Grape Hyacinth like buds, into dazzling, star shaped blooms. There are up to 70 of these little flowers on a stem.
Generous with flowers and foliage Amethyst Meadow Squill is a winner. The upright, lush green leaves grow to around 15cm and the flowers open above it.
Amethyst Meadow Squill are good for naturalising, the bulbs will grow large before they begin to produce offsets.
Plant Squill in well drained, humus rich soil in a full sun to light shade position. Water well in active growth and allow to dry out during dormancy.
Other names for Amethyst Meadow Squill are Syn. Scilla amethystine and Meadow Squill.
Cool to Temperate
Full Sun to Semi Shade