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Snowdrop with large flowers

Observed: 19th February 2011 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

Snowdrop (Galanthus nivalis) with quite large flowers ,probably a garden cultivar.

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Fenwickfield's picture

maybe

It does look like Galanthus elwesii which is a large rather robust cultivated snowdrop, there are so many types but this one seem's to match as the leaves are grey-green and the inner petal of the white flower bears green marks at the apex and base which may merge.

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