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Galanthus 'S. Arnott' (Snowdrop 'S. Arnott')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.15m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.1m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset and skin contact may irritate.
Toxic - Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset and skin contact may irritate.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Galanthus 'S. Arnott'

Other names: Snowdrop 'S. Arnott', Galanthus nivalis 'Sam Arnott'

Genus: Galanthus Galanthus

Variety or Cultivar: 'S. Arnott' _ 'S. Arnott' is a bulbous perennial with narrow, grey-green leaves. In winter it bears solitary, nodding, fragrant white flowers whose inner segments have a thin V-shaped green mark at the tip.


Galanthus 'S. Arnott' is: Deciduous

Flower: Green, White in Winter

Foliage: Green, Silvery-grey in Winter

Fragrance: Flower is fragrant.

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset and skin contact may irritate.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Narcissus bulb fly , Slugs Narcissus bulb fly , Slugs

Specific diseases: Grey mould Grey mould

General care

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Galanthus 'S. Arnott' (Snowdrop 'S. Arnott') will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildflower

Cultivation: Plant in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer. 'In the green' plants are easier to establish than bulbs.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Galanthus 'S. Arnott'

Other names: Snowdrop 'S. Arnott', Galanthus nivalis 'Sam Arnott'

Genus: Galanthus Galanthus

Variety or Cultivar: 'S. Arnott' _ 'S. Arnott' is a bulbous perennial with narrow, grey-green leaves. In winter it bears solitary, nodding, fragrant white flowers whose inner segments have a thin V-shaped green mark at the tip.


Galanthus 'S. Arnott' is: Deciduous

Flower: Green, White in Winter

Foliage: Green, Silvery-grey in Winter

Fragrance: Flower is fragrant.

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset and skin contact may irritate.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Narcissus bulb fly , Slugs

Specific diseases: Grey mould

General care

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Galanthus 'S. Arnott' (Snowdrop 'S. Arnott') will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildflower

Cultivation: Plant in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer. 'In the green' plants are easier to establish than bulbs.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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