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Chionodoxa forbesii

A quick to establish itself, early-spring bulb that is the perfect forerunner of bluebells in your shady spots which need some brightness and colour.
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50 bulbs

100 bulbs

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Ground Cover (Scattered)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
March - April
Height
15cm (6in)
Group/Species
forbesii
Common name
Glory of the Snow
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Part Shade
Spread
Plant 5-8cm deep,5cm apart.
Cultivation
Plant outdoors 5-8cm deep, 5cm apart from September to November.

Description

This early spring bulb adds invaluable March brightness to any patch in sun or shade, gradually self-sowing to form a lovely sea-blue carpet.

Care Tips

Top dress with leaf mould or compost in the autumn. Propogate by division in late summer/autumn.