Chionodoxa luciliae Violet Beauty

Glory of the Snow

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Cultural and Growing Info is provided below.

Plant Code: BCHVB

Violet-pink starry flowers with white eyes cluster on branching stems above emerald-green sword-like foliage. Chionodoxa Violet Beauty brings early spring joy as it will often frolic in the melting snow to brave cooler temps. It will reliably return every spring to naturalize easily. 15 bulbs per bag. Bulb size 5+ cm.


Type: Bulbs
Height: Short 6"
Spacing: Plant 4" apart
Bloom Time: Early Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower: White
Accent: Pink

Features to Note

  • For a Slope or Bank
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Deer Resistant
  • Bulbs for Naturalizing

Chionodoxa General Information

A great choice for the rock garden, also easily naturalized in clumps and drifts. One of the earliest bulbs to bloom.

Chionodoxa Plant Care

Plant 4" apart and 3" deep in well drained soil.