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LILY OF THE VALLEY

Genus of 3 species, sometimes considered to be one variable species, of rhizomatous perennials found in light woodland, scrub or alpine meadows in northern temperate regions.

A native of rare, scattered distribution in England and Wales, very rare in Scotland and not found in Ireland.

An ancient-woodland indicator.

Further Reading....
  • White
    Usually white.
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Rhizomatous perennials. Oval-lance-shaped to elliptic, stalked, basal leaves and bell-shaped pendent flowers in arching racemes.
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Convallaria majalis (UK native). Makes good ground cover in a damp, shady border.
    Pests & Diseases
    Grey mould (Botrytis).
    Place of origin
    Northern temperate regions.
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich.Top dress with leaf mould in autumn.
  • Toxic - Category B - CAUTION
    Toxic if eaten
    (People & Pets)
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LILY OF THE VALLEY Common white form

LILY OF THE VALLEY Common white form

 
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individually £7.50 each , 3+ £6.00 each , 10+ £5.50 each 
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LILY OF THE VALLEY 'Rosea'

LILY OF THE VALLEY 'Rosea'

pale pink flowers

 
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individually £13.50 each , 3+ £11.00 each 
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