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Other common names
summer snowflake Loddon lily
St Agnes' flower St George's violet summer snowdrop
Leucojum are bulbous perennials with narrowly strap-shaped leaves and umbels of bell-shaped white, rarely pink flowers, each tepal often tipped with green
L. aestivum is a deciduous bulb to 50cm tall, with long, narrow leaves and up to 8 bell-shaped, green-tipped white flowers on a leafless stem in spring
Europe to N Iran
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Plant dry bulbs 8-10cm (3-4in) deep in autumn. Grow in moist, humus-rich soil
Propagate by seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn, or remove offsets once the leaves have died down
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning No pruning necessary
Pests Slugs and narcissus bulb fly may be a problem
Usually disease free
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