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Known as the Star of Bethlehem or the Arabian Starflower, this delicate looking flower is a robust, hardy perennial and when given the right growing conditions will reward you every late spring to mid-summer.
Dispatched From: 04/03/2019
What a beauty this is! Known as the Star of Bethlehem or the Arabian Starflower, this delicate looking flower is a robust, hardy perennial and when given the right growing conditions will reward you every late spring to mid-summer with its graceful and unusually shaped flower heads. The sweetly scented clusters of tiny white starry flowers have striking black, almost bead/berry-like centres. Ideal planted in groups near the back door or along a pathway or in an alpine/rock garden.
Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: 3 BulbsEventual Height: 45cm ( 18")Primary Flower Colour: WhiteFlowering Period: May-July
Plant the bulbs pointy side up in a sheltered site in full sun that has good drainage. Bulbs can be planted closer together when growing in pots or containers. Plant them at three times their depth and approximately 5cm apart. Plant the bulbs in 5’s, 7’s or 9’s, to give a great display – they look more outstanding in a group rather than dotted about and the scent will be more powerful.
If ordered with plants we will normally dispatch flower bulbs with your plant order during your first requested dispatch week. If you would prefer your flower bulbs to be dispatched separately (within two working days of ordering) please tick the “please dispatch this item separately” box on the shopping basket page. (an extra charge of £1.50 per item applies) If PREORDERING these bulbs the same dispatch methods will apply i.e. on the first requested dispatch week, if the bulbs are ready to leave us at the Nursery or they will be dispatched usually within the week shown as available above.
If you are not ordering any plants, we will normally dispatch your bulbs within two working days of ordering or if PREORDERED within the week shown as available above. Delivery is normally made within 2-3 working days from dispatch.
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