Siberian Squill

Scilla siberica

[scilla_sibirica]

Although not associated with Jefferson, Squill is a welcome harbinger of Spring at Monticello. Partial to shade, Squill is a woodland native, and a relative, Scilla sibirica, is offered as part of our Woodland Bulb Collection through our online Monticello Online Shop.

Growth Type: Bulb Color(s): Blue Hardiness Zones: 3 - 8 Location at Monticello: East Lawn Oval Bed Planting Conditions: Part Shade Map it: 38.010152,-78.452200

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Blooming Dates 2002: Feb 14 – Apr 152003: Feb 28 – Apr 112004: Mar 8 – Apr 162005: Mar 22 – Apr 122006: Mar 1 – Mar 312007: Feb 16 – Apr 62008: Mar 10 – Apr 102009: Mar 9 – Apr 172010: Mar 16 – Apr 162011: Mar 1 – Apr 182012: Mar 9 – Apr 132013: Mar 4 – Apr 112014: Mar 14 – current