Muscari botryoides (L.) Bak.

Perennial herb from a tunicate bulb; tunic pale to greyish-brown; bulbils absent. Leaves 2-3, broadly linear, paler and waxy blue above. Inflorescence to about 30 cm; raceme dense, to 7 cm. Flowers numerous, globose, strongly constricted, pendulous, to 5 mm long; spring. Tepals pale to bright blue, lobes white. Sterile flowers few, smaller, paler.


Source: Forster, P. (2005). Ledebouria. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Muscari botryoides 'Album'


kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Asparagaceae
genus        Muscari Mill.