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Galanthus Elwesii


Product Description

Galanthus are dwarf bulbous perennials with linear or strap-shaped leaves, and solitary, often honey-scented, nodding flowers with 3 white outer tepals and 3 smaller inner ones often marked with green

G. elwesii is a perennial to 30cm, with broad, glaucous leaves and nodding, solitary white flowers in late winter, the outer segments to 2.5cm in length, inner ones flared at tip, with both basal and apical green marks that sometimes merge into one

Tall early snowdrop with grey leaves and larger flowers.

Other Details

Colour Flower:
Green and White in Winter
Colour Foliage:
Green and Grey/Silver in Spring and Winter
Ultimate Height:
0.1-0.5 metres
Ultimate Spread:
0-0.1 metre
Time to ultimate height:
2-5 Years
Part Shade
South-facing, North-facing, West-facing or East-facing Exposed or Sheltered
Grow in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer.
Well-drained or Moist but well-drained Acid, Alkaline or Neutral Chalk, Clay, Sand or Loam
Suggested planting locations and garden types:
Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower borders and beds, Rock Garden, Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs or Wildflower meadow

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144D Slaney Close
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