Featured in Flowering Bulbs Group March 23, 2012
Featured in All About Flowers Group, February 20, 2013
Artist of the Month (February), Artists’ Universe Group, March, 2013
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Galanthus (Snowdrop; Greek gála “milk”, ánthos “flower”) is a small genus of about 20 species of bulbous herbaceous plants in the family Amaryllidaceae, subfamily Amaryllidoideae.1 Most flower in winter, before the vernal equinox (20 or 21 March in the Northern Hemisphere), but certain species flower in early spring and late autumn. from Wikipedia
These snowdrops greeted me when I arrived at our cottage! I had never looked “under the hood” before! Who knew they were green under there! What a nice surprise!