Brodiaea elegans

This sweet little cluster-lily has blue-purple to violet six-petaled flowers in a funnel shaped tube with white sterile stamens. This late bloomer generally flowers between May to July.

Plant Details

Habitat:
Oak woodland
Upland Prairie and Savanna
Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
Wet Prairie
Dry meadows and rocky bluffs; wet prairies in our area.
Mature Height:
4" - 20"
Shade Preference:
Full Sun, Partial Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
clay soil best; tolerates garden soil.
Special Uses:
late blooming; long flowering season