Common snowdrop is part of the Galanthus genus and its scientific name is Galanthus nivalis. The nivalis part of this plant's botanical name means 'found growing in or near snow'.Common snowdrop grows as a perennial and is a flower. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Common snowdrop is known for its clump-forming habit and growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches). Expect blooming to occur in late winter.
Common snowdrop is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Common snowdrop so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Common snowdrop so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Common snowdrop plants:
Galanthus nivalis L.
23 Jul 2014
Finished spreading black cedar mulch. This bed is now done for this year (unless I find a hosta I can’t do without)