Chionodoxa Violet Beauty

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Shady areas pots or borders. With it’s bluish pink flowers Violet Beauty certainly lives up to it’s name.

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Description

Chionodoxa Violet Beauty has bluish violet flowers and makes an excellent garden plant.  Chionodoxa Violet Beauty naturalises very well and can be grown in both sun and partial shade. This is a very popular colour for the garden and will stand out in most settings.

Cultivation Instructions:

Cultivate soils to a depth of 15cms and plant bulbs as per the growing information below. In heavy soils such as clay add grit or humus matter to help with drainage. In sandy soils add organic matter to help with fertility.

Protect early growth in the spring from slugs and snails .  Ideal foods are well rotted manures, grass clippings, tomato feed and bone meal. Also known as Glory of the Snow as they are so early to flower in the Spring.

Care tips:

They will naturalise very well, plant in most soils that are free draining. In heavier soils such as clay cultivate the top layer of soil and add grit and well rotted humus and this should provide the drainage that they need.

They work really well when planted with snowdrops.

Growing Information:

Flowering Height: 4-6″ (10-15cm)

Flowering Period: March-April

Soil type: All free draining soils.

Aspect: Full sun or partial shade.

Scented: No significant scent.

Planting Depth: 5-10cms

Planting Distance: 4-6cms apart.

Full growing instructions provided.

New season bulbs will be dispatched from September onwards.

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