Scilla siberica

Scilla siberica

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25 bulbs £3.99 £2.00
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<ul><li><b>Position:</b> full sun or partial shade<li><b>Soil:</b> moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil<li><b>Rate of growth: </b> average<li><b>Flowering period: </b> March and April<li><b>Hardiness: </b> fully hardy<li><b>Bulb size: 7/8</B><BR><BR>Dainty spikes of up to five nodding, bell-shaped, violet-blue flowers in March and April and slender, strap-shaped, glossy, mid-green leaves. Siberian squills are perfect for naturalising in areas of semi- shade underneath deciduous shrubs. To achieve a naturalistic display scatter bulbs in bold drifts on the ground, planting them where they fall. They originate from the area around the Black Sea so they are extremely robust.<BR><BR><li><b>Garden care:</b> Plant bulbs 8 - 10cm deep and 10cm apart in autumn, in naturalistic drifts where they can remain undisturbed for several years.</li></ul>
  • Harmful if eaten

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: March and April
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 7/8

    Dainty spikes of up to five nodding, bell-shaped, violet-blue flowers in March and April and slender, strap-shaped, glossy, mid-green leaves. Siberian squills are perfect for naturalising in areas of semi- shade underneath deciduous shrubs. To achieve a naturalistic display scatter bulbs in bold drifts on the ground, planting them where they fall. They originate from the area around the Black Sea so they are extremely robust.

  • Garden care: Plant bulbs 8 - 10cm deep and 10cm apart in autumn, in naturalistic drifts where they can remain undisturbed for several years.

  • Harmful if eaten
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