• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Striped Squill

Botanical Name
Puschkinia scilloides
Min Zone
4
Max Zone
9
Height
4 to 6 inches
Width
4 to 6 inches
Flowers
Early spring: star-like, bell-shaped, pale blue with a dark blue stripe running down the center of the petal, fragrant
Light
Full sun to part shade
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Plant bulbs 2 to 3 inches deep
  • Space bulbs 4 to 6 inches apart
  • Naturalizes by both self seeding and bulb offsets
  • Best when planted en masse
  • Mixes well with other spring bulbs
Problems
None serious

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


Nov. 11, 2020
Forcing Bulbs into Bloom
 
Online

Nov. 18, 2020
Growing Holiday Plants
 
Online

Watch past webinars on demand.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win the Corona ClassicCut branch & stem pruner, hedge shears & bypass lopper

ENTER NOW