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white cyclamen


By Neellan

white cyclamen

what a nice suprise blooming under the conifer this week spreading nicely but I'm sure they were pink originally!

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theyre lovely,Neellan.

19 Sep, 2009


Thankyou Suey Eileen and Hywel they are so delicate and I love the heart shaped leaves

21 Sep, 2009


Cyclamen hederifolium,(a.k.a. neapolitanum) come in many shades of pink and, in the wild (S. Europe & Mediterranean regions), the white form is very rare. However, in British gardens, The white var. grows more strongly and spreads more rapidly than the typical form. I don't know the reason for this 'botanical mystery'. I wonder if anyone else does.

12 Dec, 2009


Thanks jb mystery remains alas as answers I have none!! perhaps as you say someone does

14 Dec, 2009

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