CYCLAMEN hederifolium

(neapolitanum) - rose-pink, marbled ivy foliage, flowers in autumn
Further Reading....
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Varying shades of colour with deep maroon marks at the mouth
  • Height
    10-13cm (4-5in)
  • Spread
    15cm (6in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
  • Tuberous
    Tuberous perennial with large, flat tubers. Very variable triangular to heart-shaped, pointed, patterned, mid- to dark green leaves 5-15cm (2-6in) long. Produces flowers to 2.5cm (1in) long in shades of pink with deep maroon marks at the mouth
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Partial shade

CYCLAMEN hederifolium

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
pot grown individually £8.00 each , 3+ £7.00 each , 10+ £6.50 each 


  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    self-seeds freely and is very tolerant of dry shade. Leaves last through winter to spring.
    Pests & Diseases
    Mice and squirrels. Vine weevil, cyclamen mite, grey mould.
    Place of origin
    Mediterranean. Italy to Turkey
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Sometimes scented.
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Moderately fertile. Humus-rich. Mulch annually with leaf mould.
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
Cyclamen - Growing Guide
10-13cm (4-5in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Garden Toad
  15cm (6in)

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