>looses its leave later and also produces bulblets on the roots. I think >thgat Angelo Porcelli can give more information on this species. Brian, I think it was Angelo who I recall discussing the differences between the harrisiana and S. hughii, so he would definitely be the person to sort out which of them you have. An altogether friendly and helpful (as well as extremely knowledgeable) individual. Cheers. Paul Tyerman Canberra, Australia - USDA Zone Equivalent approx. 8/9 Growing an eclectic collection of plants from all over the world including Aroids, Crocus, Cyclamen, Erythroniums, Fritillarias, Galanthus, Irises, Trilliums (to name but a few) and just about anything else that doesn't move!!