Camassia leichtlinii 'Semiplena' (d)
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- In Grass
- Broad Tolerance
- May - June
- 90cm (36in)
- Common name
- Indian Hyacinth
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- Plant around 10cm (4in) deep in humus-rich soil
- Preferably plant in moist but well-drained fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or part shade, providing a winter mulch. Plant bulbs 10cm deep in autumn
The double cream camassia looks like huge sparkler wands, settles in quickly and flowers for much of May and June, flowering a little later and longer than other forms because it is sterile.
Plant these in moist but well-drained soil - they do not like to become waterlogged.