During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it won’t harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Giant Snowdrop Galanthus - 5 bulbs
Botanical Name: Galanthus elwesii
Description: Give this energetic bloomer a front spot in the border – it grows only 5-9” high, yet catches attention with its snowy white blooms. The nodding flowers are simply elegant, with bell-shaped cups displaying the characteristic green edging. Silvery green foliage adds to its appeal. Delightfully deer resistant, it will thrive with minimal attention – good for rock gardens and woodland areas.
Bloom Size 3/4 - 1 1/4 inches
Bloom Time Winter, Early Spring
Foliage Color Green
Sun Requirements Full Shade, Partial Shade
Type/Size 7-8 cm Bulbs
Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9