Bellevalia rixii Wendelbo
Native range is Eastern Turkey. Grows on limestone and shaley screes at around 3000m.
The plant is named after the British botanist, collector and horticulturalist Martin Rix.
Photo – 14 Mar 2021.
2. IPNI Data – First published in
3. Plants of the world online ref:
Rare Bulbs Jul 2020
5. Description of supplier:
‘Known only from one mountain pass in ‘Turkish’ Kurdistan. Second generation seedlings. High altitude 2800-3000m’
6. Collection ID prefix:
2020 4th July X2 Bulbs recieved.