Nuttall's Pleatleaf
Nemastylis nuttallii

Family: Iridaceae (eye-rid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Nemastylis (nee-ma-STY-lis) (Info)
Species: nuttallii (nut-AL-ee-eye) (Info)

Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Bulbs

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

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Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Light Blue

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 11, 2006, dmj1218 from west Houston, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Identified by Pickering and Foster in 1945; native to the Ozarks of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri which flowers in the evening a pale blue from early to midsummer.