LEUCOJUM aestivum

Commonly known as Loddon lily, Summer snowflake

Tall stems with pendulous white flowers
Further Reading....
  • White
  • Height
    45-60cm (18-24in)
  • Spread
    8cm (3in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Bulbous perennial. Erect, strap-shaped, glossy, dark-green leaves to 40cm (16in) long. Produces up to 8 flowers 2cm (¾in) long with green tips on leafless stems.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

LEUCOJUM aestivum

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    The native Summer snowflake. Loddon from the Thames tributary in Hampshire and Berkshire from where it became known.
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, narcissus bulb fly.
    Place of origin
    Britain, Europe, Turkey, Iran.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Faintly chocolate scented.
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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Leucojum - Growing Guide
45-60cm (18-24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  8cm (3in)
 

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