This bold camassia is brilliant shades of blue and purple with green and white stems. The plant is extremely versatile and can be planted in both sunny and shady areas and is tolerant to dry and hot environments. The Blue Melody Camassias are stunning by themselves but also do well with other flowers for a full flower bed display.
Also known as wild hyacinth, this heirloom variety of Camassia is a garden favorite for its spikes of baby blue flowers that grace the early summer garden and provide a dazzling display. Vigorous and hardy, it’s a Northwest native that thrives in places where other bulbs can’t, particularly in heavy clay soils and near streams and ponds, where they naturalize easily. Sturdy flower spikes grow 24-28" high, each with a multitude of star-shaped, ice-blue blossoms. With almost no attention, the bountiful blooms appear reliably year after year, showcased by long, slender leaves. Our premium bulbs arrive for fall planting with…
Native to North America, this wild-looking plant adds interest to beds, borders and rock gardens.
We planted this variety for our spring garden 2017 here in San Antonio, Texas. A lot of our cantaloupes started out with a pronounced curve on the flower end and going for about 2 inches. The flesh was sweet but on the curved part there was no flesh to eat. What caused this? Mary W.