Leucojum aestivum

Leucojum aestivum

Leucojum aestivum (1)

Leucojum aestivum, giant snowdrop or summer snowflake, is a showy plant that flowers in mid to late spring.  It has pendulous white flowers with green markings and a flared edge to 12-18" x 12" above strap like foliage. This easy to grow, naturalizing European native can be grown in sun to part shade and adapts to a wide range of garden conditions. Unlike many bulbous plants, it tolerates moist soils and can be grown near ponds and streams.  Hardy to -30 degrees F.  Amaryllidaceae

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