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botanical name:
Galanthus x valentinei
Galanthus x valentinei © 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: Winter
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
White flowers in early spring, the inner petals have a green marking near the tip.


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

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

usage:
Late winter, early spring bulb.


other notes:
From north-western Turkey.
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