Chionodoxa luciliae

Glory of the Snow

Family: Hyacinthaceae Hyacinth


Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 10A
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Blue, pink, white
Bloom time Early Spring
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Alpine garden, border, container, massing, rock garden, specimen
Height 3" to 6" / 10cm to 15cm
Spread 4" to 6" / 10cm to 15cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Clay, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Naturalizing