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Chionodoxa 'Pink Giant'

Glory of the snow

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Key information

Plant type

Hardy perennial

Flower colour

Pink, White

Feature

Flowers

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

Chionodoxa 'Pink Giant'

Plant details

Glory of the snow is an appropriate name for these beautiful low-growing bulbs from Turkey. They are some of the first bulbs to flower in spring and, when planted generously, create a dazzling carpet of flowers. Chionodoxa 'Pink Giant', as the name suggests, has pink blooms. Plant them liberally, under shrubs, beside hedges and in patches on the lawn.

Family: Hyacinthaceae

Genus: Chionodoxa

Cultivar: Pink Giant

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Pink, White

Foliage colour: Dark green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 15cm

Spread: 10cm

Time to divide plants: June to August

Flowering period: February to March


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