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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

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