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Puschkinia libanotica

Common Name(s):
Striped Squill
Categories:
Perennial Bulbs, Spring Bulbs
Comment:

Tolerates summer drought, but requires moisture during growing season

Season:
Mid-spring (March/April)
Light:
Full sunlight to PM only or AM only sunlight
Height:
4-6 in.
Space:
1-2 in. apart; 15-20 bulbs per sq. ft.
Flowering Period:
Middle Spring
Flower Color:
Bluish-white
Depth:
5 in. to base of the bulb
Usage:
Rock gardens, beds, ground covers, woodland gardens
Organ:
Bulb
Hardiness:
Hardy II- Injured at temperatures below 14 degrees F (-10C) when planted
Origin:
Asia Minor, Caucasus

NCCES plant id: 835

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