Chionodoxa forbesii

The sweetest star-shaped blooms of cornfllower blue and white.

Blooms mid spring

A favorite of our spring trials! Cornflower blue and white flowers pop on contrasting dark stems. Each stem has up to 12 blue-tipped, substantial, star-shaped florets. While small in stature, reaching about 6" in height, these bulbs put on a cheery display in early spring, especially when planted drifts.

Full to part sun. Naturalizes readily.

Does not ship internationally.

from $4.99

10 bulbs $4.99 Begins shipping October 15th.
30 bulbs $11.99 Begins shipping October 15th.

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Chionodoxa like nutrient-rich, well-draining, neutral soil, and will naturalize readily if happy where they are planted. They do best in full sun to partial shade. Should be planted 4" deep in fall, and watered in well after planting.


Bloom Season Mid Spring
Planting Depth 4"
Bulb spacing 4" apart
Bulbs per Square Foot 9
Height at Maturity 5 - 6"
Sun Preference Full to Partial Sun
Hardiness Zone Range 3-8
Naturalizes? Yes

Fall flower bulbs will start shipping from mid-October. If your order contains products with different ship dates, your items will be shipped as they become available, on or after the shipping dates indicated on the product above. If there are multiple ship dates, the shipping quote you will receive will cover these multiple shipments.

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