Zones: 7 to 10
Size: To 3' tall
White flowers on tall stems, fragrant, in summer. 3 to 4 bulbs per square foot. Good for cutting.
Published in Edinburgh J. Bot. 60: 553 in 2004.
Native to South Africa.
Basionym Hyacinthus candicans Baker.
Synonym Galtonia candicans (Baker) Decne. - still used in the trade.
I purchased 5 bulbs from Brent and Beckys in April 2012 and planted them in a pot in the Around The Pool garden. They bloomed in summer and returned in 2013.