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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Variegated
Fruit: Other: Round, brown mature pod containing numerous sticky seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Other: Different species bloom at different times of year.
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Location: Vander Veer Botanical Gardens - Davenport, IowaDate: 2012-07-02
By jmorth
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Location: Beaumont greeneryDate: 2016-02-03
By piksihk
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Date: 2020-02-18
By RoseA32
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Date: 2020-02-18
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Date: 2015-03-01Photo courtesy of: david55king
By admin
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Date: 2013-09-11Photo courtesy of: MomentsForZen
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Location: Jennifer's garden Date: 2015-12-05
By piksihk
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Location: Sydney AustraliaDate: 2019-06-30Cyclamen Persian Viloet
By yowie
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Date: 2020-02-20
By RoseA32
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I need potted white flowers blooming in the first/ second week of May 2021 by KatyaKatya Jan 27, 2021 3:22 PM 2
Cyclamen wilting by HalcyonFlower Jan 16, 2021 10:04 AM 3
2021 - Let the Buying Frenzy Begin! by RickM Jan 3, 2021 6:55 AM 3
care of cyclamen by mydadsgarden Dec 27, 2020 12:05 PM 3
OT ~ The Porch Swing ~ Winter 2020/2021 by Char Mar 3, 2021 1:55 PM 897
My cyclamen is dying 😭😭😭😭 by Mar2002 Dec 19, 2020 1:55 AM 4
My cyclamen is dying 😭 by Mar2002 Nov 16, 2020 10:53 AM 2
Other plants by ndmpkt13 Dec 5, 2020 10:22 PM 5
Snapdragons and Cyclamens by cstephenson829 Oct 19, 2020 4:14 PM 3
My Autumn Order from Brent & Becky's Bulbs by Mike Oct 13, 2020 7:40 PM 32

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