Donkey's Ears Snowdrops (Galanthus nivalis 'Scharlockii') in the Snowdrops Database

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Botanical names:
Galanthus nivalis Accepted
Galanthus nivalis var. scharlockii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Bees


January Plants for Honey BeesJanuary Plants for Honey Bees
January 31, 2012

It's January, which usually means winter in most places. Winter evokes visions of gloomy days of cold and snow, but in some areas the sun shines and the temperature is warm enough for honey bees to be out and about. What's blooming in January to tempt honey bees to leave their hives and forage for food?

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