Spring Squill

A group of Spring Squill flower heads.
Spring Squill - "Scilla Verna" are low / short hairless perennials forming bulbs .
With narrow basal leaves , grass like and often curly , and erect leafless stems bearing 6-petalled star-shaped, flat or bell-shaped violet-blue flowers , with bluish bracts .
Following DNA analysis they are now classified as members of the Asparagus family (Asparagaceae).
Ref:
1250
Date:
2015-04-21 00:00:00.0
Location:
Lizard Point
Photographer:

Spring Squill

A group of Spring Squill flower heads.
Spring Squill - "Scilla Verna" are low / short hairless perennials forming bulbs .
With narrow basal leaves , grass like and often curly , and erect leafless stems bearing 6-petalled star-shaped, flat or bell-shaped violet-blue flowers , with bluish bracts .
Following DNA analysis they are now classified as members of the Asparagus family (Asparagaceae).
Ref:
1250
Date:
2015-04-21 00:00:00.0
Location:
Lizard Point
Photographer: