Flower colour: light purple
Flowering period: May-June
Average plant height: 40-50 cm
Planting depth to base of bulb: 8 cm
Spacing between bulbs: 10 cm
Type of bulb: bulb
Light requirements: full sun
Landscape uses: borders, rock gardens, and as cut flowers
The bulbs of this plant are elongated and covered with a hard brown tuniIts leaves are grass-like, while the flowers are star-shaped and suitable as cut flowers.
Ixiolirion loves a dry, sunny location in the garden. This is understandable since this species originated in the steppes of Central Asia. Naturalising is possible.