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Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue' /Spring Star Flower

Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'   / Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'
A naturalized stand of the star flower in early spring
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A naturalized stand of the star flower in early spring

Bulbs multiply freely forming a ground cover of blue flowers

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Scientific Name: Ipheion uniflorum 'Wisley Blue'
Common Name: Spring Star Flower
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 6, 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Winter
Flower color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Fragrant flowers are present in the garden for several weeks in late winter and spring. Flowers are lavender/blue in color. They are deer and rabbit resistant. This bulb from Argentina is generally dormant in summer.