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    The Eastern Mediterranean countries of Israel, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Jordan, Cyprus and north-east Egypt offer a rich and varied bulbous flora. In this field guide more than 400 species are illustrated with over 600 beautiful images, making it an essential reference work for everyone with an interest in bulbous plants. There is extensive coverage of alliums, irises, crocuses and colchicums, as well as genera that have a smaller but important representation in the area, such as cyclamen, fritillaries and scillas.
    The author Oron Peri has been fascinated by bulbous plants since his childhood, studying and growing them where he lives in Israel. He is a plantsman, garden designer, writer, photographer and a leader of botanical tours in various parts of the world. Many of the plants featured in the book are from locations which, because of the political situation in this area, most people will never visit. We may never see these plants in the wild but this book is a beautifully illustrated substitute. This book was listed by The Guardian newspaper as among the best gardening and plant books of 2015.

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    The Eastern Mediterranean countries of Israel, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Jordan, Cyprus and north-east Egypt offer a rich and varied bulbous flora. In this field guide more than 400 species are illustrated with over 600 beautiful images, making it an essential reference work for everyone with an interest in bulbous plants. There is extensive coverage of alliums, irises, crocuses and colchicums, as well as genera that have a smaller but important representation in the area, such as cyclamen, fritillaries and scillas.
    The author Oron Peri has been fascinated by bulbous plants since his childhood, studying and growing them where he lives in Israel. He is a plantsman, garden designer, writer, photographer and a leader of botanical tours in various parts of the world. Many of the plants featured in the book are from locations which, because of the political situation in this area, most people will never visit. We may never see these plants in the wild but this book is a beautifully illustrated substitute. This book was listed by The Guardian newspaper as among the best gardening and plant books of 2015.

    https://www.alpinegardensociety.net/shop/bulbs-of-the-eastern-mediterranean/

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    Acis autumnalis

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    Acis autumnalis

    syn. Laucojum autumnale

    Native to to Iberian peninsula, Morocco, Sardinia & Sicila, this is a litle jewel floweing in early Autumn or just days after the first rain. Its seeds it self freely. Lovely when crouded.

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    syn. Laucojum autumnale

    Native to to Iberian peninsula, Morocco, Sardinia & Sicila, this is a litle jewel floweing in early Autumn or just days after the first rain. Its seeds it self freely. Lovely when crouded.

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    Acis autumnalis

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    Acis autumnalis

    syn. Laucojum autumnale

    Native to to Iberian peninsula, Morocco, Sardinia & Sicily, this is a little jewel flowering in early Autumn or just days after the first rain. Its seeds it self freely. Lovely when it clumps.

    Season is closed, bulbs will be available again at the end of May 2022

    (It is possible to order seeds all year round)

    syn. Laucojum autumnale

    Native to to Iberian peninsula, Morocco, Sardinia & Sicily, this is a little jewel flowering in early Autumn or just days after the first rain. Its seeds it self freely. Lovely when it clumps.

    Season is closed, bulbs will be available again at the end of May 2022

    (It is possible to order seeds all year round)

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    Acis ionica

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    Acis ionica

    Lovely autumnal flowering species, produces clumps with time. Despite its size it is quite a stunner.

    Season is closed, bulbs will be available again at the end of May 2022

    (It is possible to order seeds all year round)

     

    Lovely autumnal flowering species, produces clumps with time. Despite its size it is quite a stunner.

    Season is closed, bulbs will be available again at the end of May 2022

    (It is possible to order seeds all year round)

     

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    Acis tingitana

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    Acis tingitana

    The largest species in this Genus, with Narcissus like leaves and large white, bell shaped flowers. Native to North Morocco. This showy species takes longer to get to maturity and need some protraction in the first couple of years.

    New for 2022

    The largest species in this Genus, with Narcissus like leaves and large white, bell shaped flowers. Native to North Morocco. This showy species takes longer to get to maturity and need some protraction in the first couple of years.

    New for 2022

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    Acis trichophylla SBL 603

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    Acis trichophylla SBL 603

    Collected in Morocco, this superb form is 20cm tall . Flowers with pink flush on base of the petals. Easy.

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    Collected in Morocco, this superb form is 20cm tall . Flowers with pink flush on base of the petals. Easy.

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    Albuca flaccida OP215134

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    Albuca flaccida OP215134

    Ex. South Africa; West Cape; Tulbagh Valley

    An early flowering species to 60 cm. Pendulous yellow/green flowers, highly scented.  Interesting leaves. Easy.

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    Ex. South Africa; West Cape; Tulbagh Valley

    An early flowering species to 60 cm. Pendulous yellow/green flowers, highly scented.  Interesting leaves. Easy.

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    Albuca monophylla

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    Albuca monophylla

    A rarity from South Africa with unusual tricolor flowers that are facing up. About 20 cm but very showy. Leaves usually dry by the time of blooming

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    A rarity from South Africa with unusual tricolor flowers that are facing up. About 20 cm but very showy. Leaves usually dry by the time of blooming

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    Albuca unifolia

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    Albuca unifolia

    Curious miniature form of this species form SA. One succulent like leaf with short flowering stem 5-10 cm.

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    Curious miniature form of this species form SA. One succulent like leaf with short flowering stem 5-10 cm.

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    Albuca unifolia - Green form

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    Albuca unifolia – Green form

    A curious green form, to 25 cm. Flowering over few weeks time. Easy.

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    A curious green form, to 25 cm. Flowering over few weeks time. Easy.

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    Allium amethystinum

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    Allium amethystinum

    This  showy, red colored species is up to 80 cm. Beautiful contrast between the petals color and the yellow stamens.

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    This  showy, red colored species is up to 80 cm. Beautiful contrast between the petals color and the yellow stamens.

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    Allium ampeloprasum

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    Allium ampeloprasum

    Ex. Lebanon

    White form of this species with very large humbles,

    Ex. rareplants seeds

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    Ex. Lebanon

    White form of this species with very large humbles,

    Ex. rareplants seeds

    SOLD OUT