summer snowflake


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Noun1.summer snowflake - common Old World herb having grasslike leaves and clusters of star-shaped white flowers with green stripessummer snowflake - common Old World herb having grasslike leaves and clusters of star-shaped white flowers with green stripes; naturalized in the eastern United States
star-of-Bethlehem - any of several perennial plants of the genus Ornithogalum native to the Mediterranean and having star-shaped flowers
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Yet another choice bulb that will perform just fine in soggy soil is summer snowflake (Leucojum aestivum).
Further up, large clumps of Astelia nervosa, their silvery swords lit up by the thin winter sun, used to form the best of all backdrops for clumps of dark hellebores, intermingled with early narcissi and clumps of Leucojum aestivum – the summer snowflake.
Further up, large clumps of Astelia nervosa, their silvery swords lit up by the thin winter sun, used to form the best backdrop for clumps of dark hellebores, intermingled with early narcissi and clumps of Leucojum aestivum - the summer snowflake.
Leucojum aestivum, summer snowflake, does have some tolerance to moist soil conditions.