S. siberica – S. siberica is a bulbous perennial bearing tiny, nodding, blue, star-like flowers.
Eating may cause severe discomfort.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Bright-blue in Spring
Dark-green in Spring
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Can suffer from viral infection
WHERE TO GROW
Scilla siberica (Siberian squill) will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Rock, Underplanting, Wildflower, Wildlife
Plant 10cm deep in late summer or early autumn in any moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West