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Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' (Pack of 5)
Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' (Pack of 5) Rare Polar Bear Snowdrop Galanthus Elwesii Polar Bear Huge Bulbs

Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' is very distinctive with it's has large, slightly upward-facing showy flowers with rounded outer petals and smaller inner petals each with a brush of green and a typical green V like most snowdrops. This rare variety of snowdrop is a must have for the avid gardener to get their new year garden glowing!  

We have a fabulous crop of large 6cm+ bulbs this year!! 

How to plant Galanthus Elwesii

  • Find a location with well-drained, moist soil
  • Snowdrops grow well in full Sun or partially-shaded areas. 
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs 6-8cm below the soil surface.
  • If planting in Pots, find a container and fill it with good-quality, well-drained soil. Ensure there is adequate draining holes.
  • Plant in the Autumn, September through November.
  • After planting, water well, gently soaking the soil to settle it around the bulbs.
  • Snowdrops will flower February through to March.

Description

Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' is very distinctive with it's has large, slightly upward-facing showy flowers with rounded outer petals and smaller inner petals each with a brush of green and a typical green V like most snowdrops. This rare variety of snowdrop is a must have for the avid gardener to get their new year garden glowing!  

We have a fabulous crop of large 6cm+ bulbs this year!! 

Additional Information

Delivery / Returns

Spring Flowering Bulbs are delivered in the Autumn

Delivery and P&P

Spring Flowering Bulbs are dispatched from September to November.
All orders should be dispatched within 3-5 working days during this time.
Postage cost to the UK is £4.99.
If you are ordering from outside the UK, postage costs will vary. See Delivery page.
When your order is due for dispatch, you will receive a tracking email from us to track your parcel with the Royal Mail.
Your parcel will be sent on a 48 hour tracked service.

Returns and Refunds

You have the right to cancel your order at any time before it is dispatched.
All returns must be returned at your cost within 7 days of receipt.
Payment for the returned goods will be refunded within 7 days of the goods being received by us, less the postage charges. 



Planting & Growing Instructions

How to plant Galanthus Elwesii

  • Find a location with well-drained, moist soil
  • Snowdrops grow well in full Sun or partially-shaded areas. 
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs 6-8cm below the soil surface.
  • If planting in Pots, find a container and fill it with good-quality, well-drained soil. Ensure there is adequate draining holes.
  • Plant in the Autumn, September through November.
  • After planting, water well, gently soaking the soil to settle it around the bulbs.
  • Snowdrops will flower February through to March.

Care Instructions

How to care for Galanthus Elwesii


  • After flowering has finished for the season leave the foliage in place; don't cut it off. The leaves will gather sunlight, create food through photosynthesis and strengthen the bulbs for the future.
  • Water as needed during active growth periods.
  • Allow the flower to die back completely before clearing away any foliage. 

£12.00

Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' (Pack of 5)

Snowdrops, Galanthus
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Flowering Period: January/February/March

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Specification
Latin name: Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear'
Also known as: Snowdrops, Galanthus
Genus: Snowdrops/ Galanthus Elwesii
Colours: White
Aspect: Partial Shade
Height: 15-20cm / 6-9"
Planting period: Autumn (Sept to Nov)
Soil Type: Well-drained, moist soil
Bulb Size: Huge! 6cm +
Hardiness: Hardy - H5 (-15°C to -10°C)
Shipping est: 3-5 working days
Delivery time: Autumn delivery (Sept to Nov 2020)
Also suitable for containers: Yes
Scented: Yes
Border Position: Front
New This Year: Y
SKU SKU1765212111
  • Description

    Galanthus Elwesii 'Polar Bear' is very distinctive with it's has large, slightly upward-facing showy flowers with rounded outer petals and smaller inner petals each with a brush of green and a typical green V like most snowdrops. This rare variety of snowdrop is a must have for the avid gardener to get their new year garden glowing!  

    We have a fabulous crop of large 6cm+ bulbs this year!! 

  • Additional Information
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  • Delivery / Returns
  • Planting & Growing Instructions

    How to plant Galanthus Elwesii

    • Find a location with well-drained, moist soil
    • Snowdrops grow well in full Sun or partially-shaded areas. 
    • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs 6-8cm below the soil surface.
    • If planting in Pots, find a container and fill it with good-quality, well-drained soil. Ensure there is adequate draining holes.
    • Plant in the Autumn, September through November.
    • After planting, water well, gently soaking the soil to settle it around the bulbs.
    • Snowdrops will flower February through to March.

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