Prior to Planting: Store in a cool airy place.
Planting Time: Autumn when it has cooled down.
Aspect: Light shade to filtered light. Morning sun and afternoon shade. Protect from strong winds.
Soil: Well drained containing plenty of well-decayed compost or manure. Mulched well.
Fertiliser: Blood & Bone after flowering or in early spring as growth starts. Good organic compost used as mulch adds nutrients.
Planting: 15 cm deep 10-15 cm apart.
Trouble Shooting: Trouble Shooting No specific pest or disease problems are known but bulbs are very susceptible to rotting unless the soil is very free draining. Over watering can cause problem.