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Alpine snowbell

Soldanella alpina

Also known as

Snowbell

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Alpine snowbell Overview

This is a clump-forming species which will produce tufts of green leaves and nodding, fringed, bell-shaped, lilac-coloured flowers with attractive red markings on their throats. It can grow to about 15cm in height.

Common problems with Alpine snowbell

How to propagate Alpine snowbell

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in the spring.

Division

Division in late summer.

Other uses of Alpine snowbell

Walls, rock garden