Arum creticum forms sophisticated yellow spathes 8-10 inches long with a fragrance of freesia and lemon. May be hardy to zone 6 if kept dry in dormancy, which begins in summer. Hard to come by and unlikely to spread. Pot culture is easy, begin watering only when leaves appear in fall and keep moist while in growth.
Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
Stony hillsides on the Greek Islands of Crete, Karpathos, Rhodes, Samos. With rare exception, Alliums are native to the Northern hemisphere, particularly in Asia and the eastern Mediterranean. Most enjoy sun and dry, well drained mineral soils.