Leucojum

Ontleend aan het Griekse woord leucoeion wat zoveel betekent als: ’witte ogen’. Deze naam werd gebruikt door Hippocrates. Dit geslacht is nauw verwant aan Galanthus. Het voornaamste verschil zit in de lengte van de kelkblaadjes. Bij Leucojum zijn ze van gelijke lengte.

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Acis autumnalis 'September Snow'
. Delivery from the end of Augustus 2024
Autumn bell flower. ‘Fairy bell flower’ in German. From August, graceful pearl white bell-shaped flowers appear, often in pairs, on a stem that turns red in the fall. This red colour extends to the ovary at the top of the flower. Various wild...
€7.00

Available to order from July 2024

Leucojum aestivum
. Delivery planting time sept-nov. 2024
Intro: 1594. Origin: large parts of Europe and southwestern Asia to northern Iran, rare in Belgium and the Netherlands (Stinzen plant). Needs to be planted in a wet spot. The leaves appear during the winter months, frost does not affect them. The...
€4.50

Available to order from July 2024

Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant'
. Delivery planting time sept-nov. 2024
The available Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant' is a large flowered clone. The up to six nodding bell-shaped and bright white flowers have very distinctive pale green spots at the end of the sepals. This plant that flowers in May-June prefers...
€5.00

Available to order from July 2024

Leucojum vernum
. Delivery planting time sept-nov. 2024
Intro: 1420. Origin from Belgium to Poland and from the Pyrenees to the former Yugoslavia. Grows wild in the Netherlands, southern England and Denmark. The fragrant flowers are creamy white with green dots on the flower buds if the species is...
€7.95

Available to order from July 2024