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Iris reticulata Random fun facts: – They are said to smell faintly of violets. But I had to stick my nose up in these flowers to actually smell it. Faint indeed! – The bulbs have a netting pattern on them and this is where the common name comes from, Netted Iris. The Specs: Family: Iridaceae […]

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Plant: Galanthus nivalis

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Galanthus nivalis Random fun facts: – Depending on the region and conditions, a snow drops season can extend from October to March! – It blooms the same time as Winter Aconite (Eranthis hyemalis), so plant accordingly! The Specs: Family: Amaryllidaceae Genus: Galanthus Species: nivalis Common Name: Snow drop Region of Origin/Nativity: European countries. Characteristics: The […]

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