Snowdrop: Our Favorite Flowers

Brighten up your spring border with these snow-white beauties.


Snowdrops (Galanthus nivalis) are some of the earliest bulbs—and flowers in general—to bloom in spring.

©2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited

Snowdrops (Galanthus nivalis) are some of the earliest bulbs—and flowers in general—to bloom in spring.

Snowdrops (Galanthus nivalis) are a sign that spring is right around the corner. Their nodding white flowers are hardy and often pop up while there is still snow on the ground. Grow snowdrops in full sun to part shade. They make a great border plant and add a delicate look to rock gardens.

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