Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite (Eranthis) is a Winter flowering tuber.

It flowers from January to March.

Winter Aconite
Winter Aconite

The Winter Aconite has a yellow buttercup shaped flower and is surrounded by a collar of ruffled green leaves.

Winter Aconite Flower
Winter Aconite Flower

The plant grows to a height of 2-3 inches.

The tubers can be planted in August and September.

Winter Aconite In Full Bloom
Winter Aconite In Full Bloom

The Winter Aconite can be planted in groups under shrubs and deciduous trees.

It prefers well drained soil and can be positioned in sun or partial shade.

Winter Aconites look great when planted with Snowdrops.

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