Scientific name: Scilla violaceae
Common name(s): silver squill
Origin: South Africa
Light: high to very high light is best
Watering: let soil dry between watering
Fertilizing: a blossom-booster mix to induce blooming, otherwise an all purpose every 2-3 months
This plant is ideal in small dish gardens because it doesn’t get very big. It slowly forms clumps and occasionally produces spikes of tiny bell-shaped green flowers. It adapts well and is very easy to care for.