Snowdrops

One of the earliest flowers to bloom snowdrops are always a welcome site. Flowering from January through to March they are a collector's obsession with a wide variation in flower and foliage form.

Although traditionally sold 'in the green'  lifted after flowering, current wisdom suggests this does set growth back and we prefer to offer freshly lifted bulbs in late summer. Pot grown plants of some varieties will be available from the nursery,

Galanthus 'Augustus'

Attractive globular flower with dimpled petals. H 15cm. Ideal conditions are cool and moist in spring with adequate light but drier and shadier in sum...
£8.00

Galanthus 'Bill Bishop'

Early flowering with large elegant outer segments.Discovered by and named after the late Bill Bishop, former superintendent of the Harrogate Parks Dep...
£0.00

Galanthus 'Dionysus'

Early flowering Greatorex double.15cm. Ideal conditions are cool and moist in spring with adequate light but drier and shadier in summer.
£5.00

Galanthus 'James Backhouse'

Good large flowered early snowdrop. Aberrant form of Galanthus 'Atkinsii' with which it is often confused, but still one of the best.Our stock is a fine plant with very little aberration and may infact be the original Atkinsii. ( Both appear to originate from the clone of common snowdrop native to Southern Italy and both make excellent shows in the garden)

£4.50

Galanthus 'Jaquenetta'

Greatorex double with well rounded outer petals and almost entirely green inner segments. H 18cm. Tall and vigorous.Some green marking on the tips of ...
£6.00