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Leucojum Aestivum

Botanical Name:

Leucojum aestivum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Sun - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Bulbs, Bulb, Ground Cover, Herbaceous Perennial, Perennial

Lifespan

Bulb, Perennial

Flower

Flowers are campanulate, nodding, faintly scented, and have 2-7 petals. Pedicels are short and slender. There are 6 perianth segments that are broad-oblong, entire, mucronate, less than an inch in size, and have an apical green mark. They are drooping, white, and bloom in mid-spring.

Fruit

This plant produces capsules.

Taxonomy

Order

Asparagales

Family

Amaryllidaceae

Genus

Leucojum

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