Snowdrop Hippolyta

This is a lovely, pure white, double snowdrop marked with green. Galanthus Hippolyta has distinct rounded outer segments. Snowdrops are an essential part of the winter garden, ideal for the woodland garden, rockeries or containers.

Autumn Planting (Spring Flowering) bulbs are not available at present. They can be ordered from Mid May. In the meantime, why not add your favourites to your wishlist ready to transfer to your shopping basket later?

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  • Our excellent quality snowdrop bulbs are perfect for naturalising and will give you a show of pretty flowers year after year. They also have the added benefit of being unpalatable to deer and rabbits. They should always be planted as soon as you receive them.
    Colour White
    Month of Blooming February, March (Early)
    Planting Time Autumn, Winter
    Height 10 cm
    Special Features Fragrant, Naturalising, Animal Resistant
    Garden Position Sun, Partial shade
    Type of Soil Humus Rich, Moist, Well Drained
    Hardiness Hardy
    Delivery From end August
  • Grow Snowdrops in moist, well drained, humus rich soil that does not dry out in summer. They prefer partial shade. Lift and divide congested clumps when flowering becomes sparse. Plant around 8-10 cm deep. Allow around 75-100 per square meter. Please note that all parts of the snowdrop may cause mild stomach upset if eaten. Furthermore, contact with the bulbs may cause skin irritation. We recommed gloves when planting or lifting & dividing snowdrop bulbs.

Snowdrop Hippolyta