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Moluccella laevis - Bells of Ireland

Moluccella laevis is an annual with striking green flower stalks. The flowers are acutally small and white and the calyx is the showy part. Bells of Ireland is fragrant and often used by florists. Moluccella laevis blooms from late Spring through to Fall. Moluccella laevis grows 2-3 feet tall and about half that width. Moluccella laevis is native to the middle east. Plant in full sun and provide moderate irrigation. Moluccella laevis is in the sage family.

Moluccella laevis, Bells of Ireland

Showy green calyx and small white flowers Molucella laevis - Bells of Ireland. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.