Camassia quamash "Blue Melody"
(Not for WA) Smaller blue flower spikes.
Camassia: (Zones 1,2) - See also General Bulb Growing Instructions
Also known as a wild blue hyacinth. Plant in well drained but moist soil in a full sun location, and water them in well. Plant 10cm deep and 20-25cm apart. They will happily naturalise in moist soils near ponds and streams. If you have a moist but sunny spot in your garden that other plants do not like, then Camassia will be a good option to use. Late spring blooming, animal resistant and great cut flowers.
Aspect: Full Sun;Half Sun
Growing Zones: Zones 1, 2 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Rare and Exotic
Product code: CQ1
Scientific Name: Camassia quamash
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: No
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Cut Flowers;Garden;Naturalising
Frost Hardy: Yes