Glory Of The Snow (Scilla luciliae)

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Botanical names:
Scilla luciliaeAccepted
Chionodoxa giganteaSynonym
Chionodoxa luciliaeSynonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle:Perennial
Sun Requirements:Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness:Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone:Zone 8b
Plant Height:6-9 inches
Plant Spread:6-9 inches
Leaves:Spring ephemeral
Flowers:Showy
Flower Color:Blue
Other: Soft violet-blue flowers with white centers, Lilac blue w/ white center
Flower Time:Late winter and early spring
Underground structures:Bulb
Uses:Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Resistances:Tolerates dry shade

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Location: Cincinnati, OHDate: 2009-03-24
By Henryr10
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Location: In my garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens, South Amana, IADate: 2010-04-12
By LarryR
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 24th March 2010
By bonitin
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 24th March 2009
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2009-03-19
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Location: JI garden at master bedroom.Date: 2008-0403
By pirl
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Location: JI garden at master bedroom.Date: 2007-0414
By pirl
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 31st March 2008Gorgeous long blooming spring bulb!
By bonitin
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Location: my garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-10-24
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-04-01
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Location: JI garden at master bedroom.Date: 2008-0403
By pirl
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Location: JI garden at master bedroom.Date: 2008-0403
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