A picture of a Squill

Squill

Scilla natalensis

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.25m

Max

15cm

30cm

Min

5cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Squill Overview

This species is a bulbous perennial with lance-shaped, basal leaves. The flowers are borne in racemes of light purple, blue, pink or white blooms in early summer to late autumn.

How to propagate Squill

Division

You should divide in late summer when clumps become crowded.

Seed

Propagate from seed in autumn.

Other uses of Squill

Grown for its flowers.