One of the best galanthus varieties, but only suited to colder areas. Great for naturalising (early flowering).
Galanthus: (Zones 1,2 - See also General Bulb Growing Instructions
Sweet and delicate white wings of petals with inner green patches that love to naturalise in the ground. Plant 8cm deep and 8 cm apart in shade to semi shade. Add a good handful of rich compost when planting. Can be moved green if kept damp. Let leaves yellow and wither before removing spent foliage.
Aspect: Half Shade;Full Shade
Growing Zones: Zone 1, 2 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Rare and Exotic
Product code: GEL
Scientific Name: Galanthus elwesii
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: Yes
Colour: White, Green
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Rockery;Garden;Naturalising
Frost Hardy: Yes