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Giant Snowdrop

Leucojum aestivum 'Giant Snowdrop'

Mounds of green foliage support arching chalice-shaped flowers.

Easy to grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.

Planting and Maintenance Info:

Light Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth: 5 Inches
Bulbs per Square Foot: 12

Also called Summer Snowflakes. Plant a large number of bulbs in clusters to create a dramatic effect.

Plant Height:

14-16 In

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring

Hardiness Zone:

4-10 Find your zone

Giant Snowdrop Features:

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.

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