A picture of a White Asphodel

White Asphodel

Asphodelus albus

Also known as

White-Flowered Asphodel, Rimmed Lichen, Royal staff

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

White Asphodel Overview

This perennial has white flowers with pink veins grown on dark green stems and dense clumping leaves.

Common problems with White Asphodel

How to propagate White Asphodel

Division

Division in spring.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of White Asphodel

Rock garden, beds