PlantsTriteleia→Ithuriel's Spear (Triteleia laxa)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Triteleia laxa Accepted
Brodiaea laxa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Underground structures: Corm
Pollinators: Various insects

The bulbs are closely planted to create this bouquet effect.

Sempervivum Companion PlantsSempervivum Companion Plants
By Emma on March 13, 2013

When ATP forum moderator Lynn Smith (valleylynn) asked me to write this article, she commented in her typically enthusiastic way that a visit to our nursery had transformed her thinking about gardening with Sempervivums. At Wild Ginger Farm, we specialize in alpine and rock garden plants and feature Sempervivums in our naturalistic display gardens. Written by Emma Elliot of Wild Ginger Farms.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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small blue flowers ,can u identify? by roseman2000 Jun 13, 2020 10:18 PM 9
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