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Camassia quamash

Camassia quamash is a vivid blue, with tall, bold flowers that will naturalise in grass and is even happy in moist ground. One of the most tolerant and long-lived bulbs you can grow.
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20 bulbs

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
In Grass
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May - June
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
quamash
Common name
Indian Hyacinth
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant 20cm (8in) apart.
Cultivation
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

Description

Camassia quamash is a vivid blue, with tall, bold flowers that will naturalise in grass and is even happy in moist ground. One of the most tolerant and long-lived bulbs you can grow. Ideal for naturalising in a flower studded meadow and lovely for picking.

Care Tips

Bulbs will form clumps and gradually spread so plant somewhere it can naturalise happily.