5 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
This cultivar is a clump-forming, bulbous perennial. It produces solitary, fragrant, nodding white flowers with green V-shaped marks at the tip of the inner petals. These are borne on slender, arching stems, appear in late winter or early spring and this cultivar typically grows to around 25cm tall. Leaves are green, narrowly strap-shaped, with an erect growth habit. This cultivar has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.
Generally not harvested but can be taken for floral arrangements.
Divide clumps when 'In the green'
Lovely white flowers with green markings
Lovely white flowers.
This low maintenance perennial can be planted in beds and borders under deciduous trees or shrubs or in pots and containers for late winter displays. It can be naturalised through grass in wildflower areas.