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Week 16 – April 19, 2024

Plant Information

Bells of Ireland Moluccella laevis

  • Bells of Ireland Moluccella laevis - Bloom
Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Moluccella laevis

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Columnar, Upright

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 10 - 15" (25 - 38cm)

Height: 24 - 32" (61 - 81cm)

Width: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Admired for its unusual spires of green, densely packed, papery, bell-formed blooms that surround tiny, fragrant white flowers. It can be used both fresh and dried, and adds interest to mixed bouquets.
 

Grower Information:

Unusual spires of green, bell-formed blooms. Can be used fresh or dried, and adds interest to mixed bouquets.