The bulb by
Mary Sue Ittner. One centimetre
This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was
given this name by Werner Hugo Paul Rothmaler in 1944. It is found in
Morocco, Algeria, growing in a well
drained soil with some water and some sun. The bulbs
can grow to five centimetres, the leaves lying almost flat on the
ground are 5-6 centimetres. The inflorescence with the pale blue flowers reaches ten centimetres.
This is a winter grower.
*The former Scilla
lingulata var. ciliolata Batt. 1905.