Bulbs and bulblike plants, Perennials
All squills have bell-shaped or starlike flowers that come on leafless stems that rise from modest clumps of strap-shaped leaves.
Cold-hardy species look best when naturalized under deciduous trees; grow them in small patches or larger drifts.Scilla bifolia
Native to Europe, southwest Asia. Each 8-in. stem carries three to eight 1-in.-wide, star-shaped flowers in turquoise blue. White, pale purplish pink, and violet-blue varieties are available. Each bulb produces only two leaves.
Native to the mountains of Europe. Form tightly packed rosettes of fleshy, evergreen leaves; spread by...
This longtime favorite sports purple-blue flowers with lighter bars.
These grow 15 to 28 in. high and flower with tall beardeds, usualy in May. Their small flowers are 2 t...