Amethyst Meadow Squill

Amethyst Meadow Squill

Long lived and giving.

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Generous with flowers and foliage, Amethyst Meadow Squill is a winner. The tight, clustered bud open into dazzling, star shaped florets. There are up to 50 on a stem and they last around three weeks, opening late spring to summer.
It holds the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit so you know it will be hardy and reliable. The upright, lush green leaves grow to around 15cm and the blooms open on strong stems high above it.
Amethyst Meadow Squill naturalises/perennialises well and will produce offsets at a steady pace.
Plant Amethyst Meadow Squill in well drained, humus rich soil in a full sun to light shade position. Water well in active growth and allow the bulb to remain relatively dry during dormancy.
Other names for Amethyst Meadow Squill are Syn. Scilla amethystine, S. pratensi, Wood Squill and Meadow Squill. It is native to Croatia.


Supplied as: Bulbs
Size: na

Code

SCLMS

Botantical name

Scilla litardierei

Height

10-25cm

Width

5cm

Flowers

Late Spring

Climate

Cool to Mediterranean

Availability

Australia wide

Frost hardiness

Fully Hardy

Aspect

Full Sun to Semi Shade

Supplied as

Bulbs

Size

na

Water needs

1