Syn. Galtonia candicans
Ornithogalum candicans, syn. Galtonia candicans
Syn. Hyacinthus candicans
Native Region: South Africa
Zone Range: 08-10
Preferred Climate: Mediterranean
Harvest Date: Sunday 28 August, 2016
Seed count: 25-30
Bulbous perennial with lance-shaped gray-green basal leaves. In late summer, racemes of tubular white fragrant flowers are borne on long stems. Height to 4 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in a cool greenhouse or coldframe in spring. Grow on in any good garden soil with good drainage. Bulbs will attain flowering size in 2-3 years.