Camassia quamash 'Blue Melody'/Blue Melody Camas Lily

Camassia quamash 'Blue Melody' / Camassia quamash 'Blue Melody'
Variegated plant just ready to bloom in early May
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Variegated plant just ready to bloom in early May

Grow about one foot apart for a good show of blue color

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Scientific Name: Camassia quamash 'Blue Melody'
Common Name: Blue Melody Camas Lily
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: Grassy foliage is variegated green with a yellow-green srtipe. Two foot spikes bear many starry, dark blue flowers above the foliage. As soon as the flowers are spent, foliage quickly truns brown. Do not removed foliage until it is thoroughly dead as the bulb uses nurishment from the dying foliage to replinish itself.