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Close-up flower of Common Camas (Camassia quamash). Another stunning Pacific Northwest native plant available at Sparrowhawk Native Plants Nursery in Portland, Oregon.
Close-up flower of Common Camas (Camassia quamash). Another stunning Pacific Northwest native plant available at Sparrowhawk Native Plants Nursery in Portland, Oregon.
Common Camas (Camassia quamash). Another stunning Pacific Northwest native plant available at Sparrowhawk Native Plants Nursery in Portland, Oregon.
Field of Common Camas (Camassia quamash). Another stunning Pacific Northwest native plant available at Sparrowhawk Native Plants Nursery in Portland, Oregon.

Common Camas

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$6.95
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$6.95
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Camassia quamash

  • Size at maturity: 30" tall, 6-12" wide
  • Canopy layer: groundcover
  • Light requirements: full sun, part sun / part shade
  • Moisture requirements: wet to dry soil
  • Special features: edible, supports hummingbirds

Purple flowers in spring; great for rain gardens; needs dry summer soil.

 

Photo Credit 1: "Faded Blue Camas" by Dawn Endico is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Photo Credit 2: "Indian Camas.jpg" by docoverachiever is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Photo Credit 3: "File: Camassia quamash 6009.JPG" by Wsiegmund is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0

Photo Credit 4: "Camas" by born1945 is licensed under CC BY 2.0