Puschkinia libanotica / Puschkinia scilloides
("Striped squill ")
Both the light, porcelain-blue flowered species and the pure white 'Alba' variety make an impressive display when planted in great numbers under trees and shrubs or even in lawns.
What You Need To Know Before You Plant:
When Will This Flower Bloom?
When Should I Buy and Plant These Bulbs?
What Kind of Light Does This Bulb Prefer?
What Color Will the Flower Be?
Ligh porcelain blue to bluish-white
How Far Apart Should I Plant These Bulbs?
2 in / 5 cm
How Deep Should I Dig?
4 in / 10 cm
How Tall Will It Grow?
6-8 in / 15-20 cm
Recommended Number of Bulbs Per Square Foot?
Is It Deer/Critter Resistant?
How Can I Best Use It in My Landscaping?
In borders, rock gardens, under trees and shrubs and naturalized (grassy) areas.
Other Popular Varieties
(Besides the species itself); 'Alba' (white).
About the Family
East Mediterranean, Asia minor and Caucasus.Read More About the Family