Snowdrops – Green Thumb Sunday

I noticed the first snowdrops began to emerge on the 18th January this year. I love to see the carpets of snowdrops along the hedgerows and in my orchard. One year my husband gave me a bunch of snowdrops for Valentine’s day and he even arranged them in a heart shape in the vase! Green … Read more


Snowdrops (Galanthus) are late Winter flowering bulbs. They grow throughout January until March. Snow and frost does not hinder their growth. Snowdrops have small white flowers on a green stem. They grow in clumps to a height of about 6 inches. The bulbs can be planted in early Autumn (September/October). They prefer moist fertile soil and can be positioned … Read more