TITLE

Plant Snowflakes Now

AUTHOR(S)
Bender, Steve
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Southern Living;Nov2007, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on snowflakes, bulbous plants. Native to Europe, these plants feature nodding, bell-shaped blossoms held above green, straplike leaves. Two species of snowflakes are widely available. The first is, spring snowflake, also known as Leucojum vernum, and the other is, summer snowflake, also known as Leucojum aestivum.
ACCESSION #
27771742

 

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