Planting Time: Autumn-April/May.
Aspect: Full sun. Grow well in pots or ground
Soil: Well drained soil.
Depth & Spacing: Plant 12 cm deep and 8 cm apart. Pointy end up.
Fertiliser: Blood and bone, complete garden fertilizer.
Watering: Water well after planting. Keep moist, but not too wet. Once foliage starts dying down, stop watering.
Flowers: Early spring, with several small blooms on short stems.
After Flowering Care: Remove spent flowers but not foliage. Leave foliage to die down naturally, as it will feed back into the bulbs for next years flowering energy. Top dress with blood & bone.
Trouble Shooting: Rust, fungal disease can affect the foliage. For control remove effected foliage or dusting with a sulphur powder.