Identifying A Flowering Spring Bulb - Knowledgebase Question

Orangeville, ON
Question by kwalker6
April 25, 2001
trying to identify lovely little spring bulb flowers. They are periwinkle blue, 6 petals about 1 inch across. Leaves, long, slender, green about 4 inches long. Someone told me it was called scillia but I can't find that listed anywhere.


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Answer from NGA
April 25, 2001

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Scilla siberica and Puschkinia libanotica have blue flowers, but you might be describing Chionodoxa or Glory of the Snow with six petals.

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