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Does anyone agree this is Pretty face (Trieleia ixioides)?

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By Siris

Hampshire, United Kingdom Gb

Had a pkt of Zigadens. From RHS surplus seed scheme? Lso found I had a pkt of Brodiaceae lutea, now called Triteleia ixioides


On plant Zigadens

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Not so sure that it is either of these. You really need to go on a specialist site for ID. Try the Scottish Rock Garden site. the bulb people on there are incredibly knowledgeable.

1 Sep, 2015

 

Thanks Owdyboggy, in the book 'Bulbs' Phillips and Rix looks like Zigadenus micranthus. On Google all the photo show micranthus as creamy coloured. I have not dug down to see if it has a bulb. Maybe I could scrape away the soil and check!

1 Sep, 2015

 

Thank you again Owdy, but I think I have discover its name now.

13 Nov, 2015

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