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botanical name:
Galanthus caucasicus 'Comet'
Galanthus caucasicus 'Comet' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Snowdrop
family:  Amaryllidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.25m
width: 0.10m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: grey-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 relatively large white flowers with green markings at the tip of each inner tepal, late winter and early spring. Forms bold clumps in time.

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

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

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