The bulbs by
Roland de Boer and Gemma Geverink.
This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was
given this name by Adolphe Steinheil in 1834. It is found in
Northern Africa, Israel, Spain and Italy, growing in a well
drained soil with some water and some to lots of sun. The bulbs
can grow to five centimetres, the undulated leaves up to 15
centimetres. The flowers are Cream, purple and brownish.
This plant produces it leaves in
the real early spring while the flowers appears during the dry, late