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botanical name:
Galanthus 'Magnet'
Galanthus 'Magnet' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snowdrop
family:  Amaryllidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.20m
width: 0.08m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: grey-green
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Vigorous bulbous perennial with narrow, greyish-green leaves, up to 16cm long, with slightly folded edges. Long stalks bear relatively large white flowers with an inverted V-shaped green mark at the tip of the inner tepals. Late winter and early spring.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil in part shade. Trouble-free cultivar, easy to grow, healthy and vigorous.

propagation:
Lift, divide and replant bulbs from established clumps, preferably just after flowering.

usage:
Late winter, early spring bulb.

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