Ipheion 'Alberto Castillo' is a valuable late winter and early spring flowering deciduous bulb which has the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit (RHS AGM).
The star shaped flowers are white with pale green lines down the centre of the tepals, and are sweetly scented. It grows to a height and spread of about 15cm. The light green leaves are narrow and long.
Grow in a well drained soil in a sunny, but sheltered position.
Suitable for the edge of beds and borders, gravel and rock gardens and containers.
This plant/cultivar has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit because it has proved to be reliable in appropriate conditions and a good performing plant. For more information on RHS Award of Garden Merit plants visit .rhs.org.uk/plants
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