Botanical name: Leucojum vernum
Other names: Spring snowflake, Spring-flowered snowflake, Agnes flower
Species: L. vernum - L. vernum is a bulbous perennial (larger than a regular snowdrop) forming nodding white flowers with green marks on its tips in early spring. A good choice for wet soil conditions.
Leucojum vernum is: Deciduous
Flower: Green, White in Spring
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Propagation methods: Offsets. REGISTER to read more...
Leucojum vernum ( Spring snowflake) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Rock, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant dry bulbs in autumn in moist but free-draining soil in full sun. Bulbs should be planted 8 to 10 cm deep.
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: Full Sun
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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