Summer Snowflake - Leucojum aestivum

SKU: 1.13

Actually more spring flowering (April-May) with 50cm (18) foliage and white flowers like large snowdrops, this thrives in moist or even boggy conditions, sun or partial shade. Also called the Loddon Lily as it was found along the banks of the Loddon a tributary of the Thames its native status is as hotly disputed as the Snakeshead Fritillary. We now just supply this form as it proves much the best performer, originally selected by W. Robinson from his Sussex Estate.

Despatched – Mid August to the End of October

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English Name: 
Summer Snowflake
Latin Name: 
Leucojum aestivum
Welsh Name: 
Eiriaidd
Flowering Time: 
Apr-May
Dispatch Time: 
Mid August to the End of October
Habitat: 
Moist to boggy soil in full sun or partial shade
AGM: 
Yes
Height cm: 
40-45
Price 5: 
£7.50
Price 10: 
£12.50