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botanical name:
Galanthus caucasicus
Galanthus caucasicus © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snowdrop
family:  Amaryllidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.15m
width: 0.08m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Small bulb with broad, glaucous green leaves and white flowers with green markings at the tip of each inner tepal, late winter and early spring.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil in part shade.

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

other notes:
May be a variant of Galanthus elwesii.
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