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botanical name:
Chionodoxa luciliae 'Alba'
Chionodoxa luciliae 'Alba' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Glory of the Snow
synonyms:  Chionodoxa gigantea 'Alba', Chionodoxa forbesii var. alba
family:  Asparagaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.12m
width: 0.10m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Small early spring bulb. Pure white star-shaped flowers from March to April.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in full sun or part shade. Plant bulbs about 5cm deep.

propagation:
By bulb offsets

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