Autumn Snowflake (Acis autumnalis)

Botanical names:
Acis autumnalis Accepted
Leucojum autumnale var. oporanthum Synonym
Leucojum autumnale var. pulchellium Synonym
Leucojum autumnale Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Occasionally pale pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
Tiny blooms in early fall - easy to miss!

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