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Convallaria majalis (Lily Of The Valley)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Ground cover
Form Ground-Hugging Rounded Clump
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours White Flowers (Spring), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Slow Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Convallaria majalis:

  • Scented blossom
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Suitable for planting in full shade

Weaknesses of Convallaria majalis

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations
  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers
  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Convallaria majalis:

  • Winter/early spring flowering herbaceous plant for early colour and extended seasonal interest
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