Wednesday, 27 March 2013

A Wednesday Worisit


Spotted dotted throughout the grass in the Winter Garden at Dunham Massey earlier this month. I know that I am being lazy and should consult the books but I hope that somebody can enlighten me as to the identity of this attractive specimen.

6 comments:

  1. Very pretty and, if I'm right, quite unusual. I think it's a Scilla -Scilla mischtschenkoana 'Tubergeniana' AGM. http://apps.rhs.org.uk/plantselector/plant?plantid=4122

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  2. It's so pretty, but no idea what it is.

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  3. Hi Anna, my immediate thought was a scilla too, but then I thought no, it's a puschkinia. Very pretty colour, isn't it?

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  4. It's lovely - I don't know it, but I agree with Su - looks like a Scilla.

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  5. Yes, Puschkinia scilloides to be exact! Lovely little flower, was it in sun or shade?

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