Scilla siberica is an easy and extremely hardy beauty with glowing blue, starry, bell-shaped flowers with royal blue midribs and dark blue pollen!
Scilla siberica, the Siberian squill, is not native to Siberia but to southwestern Russia, the Caucasus, and Turkey. It is an easy and extremely hardy beauty for the garden with glowing blue, starry, bell-shaped flowers with royal blue midribs to each tepal. It also has dark blue pollen! It will naturalize given time and has lush mid green foliage. Blooms in early spring. Great with hellebores, snowdrops, Corydalis solida, and early daffodils.
Common Name: Siberian Squill - [Spring B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Asparagaceae (The Asparagus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 2-8
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Late Winter - Early Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor
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