Find Spanish Bluebells Hycainthoides hispanica in St Louis Missouri at Sugar Creek Gardens plant nursery and garden shop. From April to May enjoy the showy flowers on Spanish Bluebells, Hycainthoides hispanica. 12″ tall stalks with a plethora of lavender-blue flowers bloom in abundance over strappy foliage. Foliage goes dormant in early summer, making this a perfect choice to plant around Balloon Flowers, Hosta, Ferns, Black Eyed Susans, and other late to emerge perennials. This easy-going bulb will grow in full sun to full shade. Deer and rabbit resistant and tolerant of black walnut trees, this bulb will grow just about anywhere besides consistently wet soils. Formally know as Scilla. Long-lived.
Named a Plant of Merit by the Missouri Botanical Gardens
Plants of Merit are plants selected for their outstanding quality and dependable performance for the lower Midwest.
Plants of Merit Selection Criteria
- Easy to grow and maintain
- Not known to be invasive in our area
- Resistant or tolerant to diseases and insects
- Has outstanding ornamental value
- Reasonably available to purchase