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Squill

Scilla spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Squill Overview

Genus with around 83 bulbous species, evolved from woodland, coastal and subalpine meadow environments across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. They produce small blue-purple, occasionally white flowers on flowering spikes and are valued ornamentally in horticulture.

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.

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