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Galanthus 'S. Arnott'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Snowdrop
synonyms: Galanthus 'Sam Arnott', Galanthus 'Arnott's Seedling'
poisonous or irritant
part shade, shade
moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Vigorous bulbous perennial which increases quickly to form large clumps. Greyish-green leaves and quite large white flowers, up to 3.5cm across, with an inverted V-shaped green mark at the tip of the inner tepals. Late winter and early spring.
Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil in part shade. Trouble-free cultivar, easy to grow, healthy and vigorous.
Lift, divide and replant bulbs from established clumps, preferably just after flowering.
Late winter, early spring bulb.
Raised by Samuel Arnott around 1951.