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There are a handful of plants that aren't commonly seen, and are surprisingly adaptable to gardens across most of the country. Camassia is one. Delivering 2-3 foot stems of starry blue-violet flowers with eye-catching gold stamen, these are excellent plants for hard to manage moist areas. Naturalizes beautifully to form sweeps of sparking purple blue.
Camassia blooms after most spring bulbs have finished but before June perennials hit their stride: there are great bridge plants. Also fun as an unusual cut flower.
|Botanical Name:||Camassia esculenta|
|Common Name:||Indian hyacinth|
|Growing Zones:||Zones 4-9|
|Sun/Shade:||Full to partial sun|
|Flower Color:||Starry violet blue flower spikes|
|Plant/Bulb Size:||6+ cm in circumference|
|Bloom Timing:||Late spring|
|Pkg. Count:||20 robust bulbs|
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