Cyclamen Shines Indoors or Out

Windswept petals distinguish this charming perennial.
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Cyclamen Sends Up Masses of Blooms and Foliage

Cyclamen hederifolium has frequently scented, mottled flowers that emerge directly from the soil, followed by mid to dark green leaves variegated with patterns in white or silver. Small pink flowers resemble a dove in flight.

Cyclamen is Traditional Houseplant

Cyclamen persicum is a traditional houseplant that can have a modern look with a sleek container. Watch for wilting, it may be placed in the wrong spot.

Cyclamen Hederifolium has Silvery Foliage

Cyclamen hederifolium is hardy performer producing prolific fall blooms. All fall it has brilliant blooms, pink to white ranging from 3 to 6 inches tall. They display very handsome attractive foliage that lasts from winter through spring.

Under Tree Flowers

Cyclamen tubers are a great option for growing under trees. Pink flowers appear in mid and late fall.

Shady Ground Lover

As an alternative to grass, cyclamen is quite happy growing in the shade cast by trees, providing ground cover and brightening up a shady spot.

Cyclamen Pewter Group Late Winter to Spring Blooms

With a most welcome splash of color, Cyclamen blossoms, with their reflexed petals, appear in early spring in various shades of red through to pink through to white. Cyclamen coum f. coum Pewter Group has silver markings, or sheen, and are often mottled.

Snowdrops and Cyclamen

Snowdrops are an essential part of the winter garden, one of the earliest flowers to bloom in late winter. They are perfect companions for hellebores, cyclamen, winter flowering shrubs or heathers.

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