Camassia cusickii S.Watson

Cusick Camas


Family: Asparagaceae

Genus: Camassia

Category: Bulb

Zones: 3 to 8

Size: To 32" tall, 5 bulbs per square foot

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Pale blue flowers on spikes in spring. Likes damp soils in spring.

History: 

Published in Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 22: 479 in 1887.

Native to Idaho and Oregon.

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