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© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Snowdrop
poisonous or irritant
part shade, shade
moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Robust species with broad, twisted leaves. Inner tepals each have two green markings. Scented.
Moist, well drained, humus-rich soil in part shade.
Lift, divide and replant bulbs from established clumps, preferably just after flowering.
Late winter, early spring bulb.
From the Balkans and Western Turkey.