Asphodelus aestivus

Species

  • Gamon
  • Asphodelus ramosus
  • Asphodelus aestivus
  • Asphodelus microcarpus
  • Summer asphodel
  • Gamona

Tags

bulbs

Asphodelus aestivus, otherwise known as gamon, is a bulbs plant species.

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Appearance

Bloom color
white
Foliage
Herbaceous

Space

Dimensions

Asphodelus aestivus can grow from 1.2m to 1.8mm tall
1.2m to 1.8m
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Spacing
0.3
0.38

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial

Water

Optimal
Dry

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
6.1
6.5

Time

Bloom
Late Winter
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Blooming Habit
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

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Other
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds
Patent information
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From seed; direct sow after last frost