“Glory of the Snow”, A Bright Blue Star Shaped Flower Mr Devotor October 3, 2017 Flowers 4298 These delightful bulbs have little bright blue, star shaped flowers and grass like leaves. They start blooming shortly after crocuses, which is handy, because the two look good together. They’re a good bulb for cool climates and are hardy to Zone 3, but they don’t do well south of Zone 8. Naturalize them around a tree in a rock garden, along a woodland path, or wherever they will best be seen. Chionodoxa luciliae grows up to six inches tall and is typically blue with a white center, but “Alba” is white, “Rosea” is lavender pink and the larger flowered “Gigantea” can be blue, purple or pink. Sardensis is dark blue without the white eyes. A Bright Blue Star Shaped Flower How to Grow Glory of the Snow Full sun is best, but glory of the snow will take part shade and in warm areas actually prefers filtered shade. Plant in early fall about two to three inches apart and three inches deep a bit deeper in warm climates. They like a soil that is rich, moist but well drained and lightened with organic matter. They start blooming shortly after crocuses, which is handy, because the two look good together. Originally posted 2014-11-09 18:18:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Related PostsLantana Heads are Clusters of Tiny Flowers in Shades of Red, Pink, Yellow and Orange, Sometimes all in One ClusterCampanula FlowerThe Scilla FlowerLarkspur is Delicate and Excellent Long Lasting Cut FlowerRose of Sharon is in number of varieties shadesPhlox Flower is Glory of Summer GardenGrow Aster Flower for a Majestic of Fall ColorsHow to Grow Pulmonaria Flower “Glory of the Snow”, A Bright Blue Star Shaped Flower 0%Overall ScoreReader Rating: (1 Vote)100% Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.