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Maggi Young

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Galanthus foliage comparison
« on: May 23, 2016, 01:44:45 PM »
From Olga Bondareva
"Have you forgotten snowdrops till the next spring?
Comparison of some leaves ....."


1. G. platyphyllus
2. G. plicatus
3. G. elwesii
4. G. woronowii
5. G. panjutinii
6. G. lagodechianus
7. G. angustifolius
8. G. transcaucasicus
9. G. rizehensis
10. G. krasnovii
11. G. cabardensis
12. G. alpinus
13. G. nivalis
14. G. bortkewitschianus

Olga comments that the weather was not good so the foliage colour is not well shown.

 and for the larger photo size....
« Last Edit: May 23, 2016, 01:46:42 PM by Maggi Young »
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Re: Galanthus foliage comparison
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2016, 10:23:20 PM »
That leaf picture is brilliant
Emma Thick Glasshouse horticulturalist And Galanthophile, keeper of 2 snowdrop crushing French bulldogs. I have small hands , makes my snowdrops look big :D


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Re: Galanthus foliage comparison
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2018, 09:28:26 AM »
Hello here are a few leaves from my collection the first is G nivalis x G plicatus  then other plicatus and hybrids not only do the leaves vary but with hybrids inner marks are very special
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