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Galanthus 'Jonathan'



25th February 2015


A pretty, vigorous (ordinary) selection of Galanthus elwesii elwesii. A hundred years ago we might have been moderately excited to have a good, attractive, perennial form of the species and young upstarts would have noted that you could get as good from the bulb dealers for a penny a dozen.
By now it would be famous and a beloved part of the long heritage of snowdrop snufflers. Snowdrops have changed in the last hundred years, along with everything else. Now it is barely worth a curious swipe on an i-pad.