Perennial

Sow Bread (aka Cyclamen)

  • Location:

    I am native of the Eastern Mediterranean
  • Looks:

    I have pink, red or white nodding flowers on short central stems with marbled green leaves.
  • Height:

    I can grow up to 30cm with a similar spread.
  • Environment:

    Pots, beds or borders. I like full sun or partial shade. I prefer a sheltered location.
  • Flowers:

    My flowers appear in Winter.
  • Grooming:

    Cut back my flowers as they fade.
  • Life Span:

    I will be dormant in Summer but my flowers will return in Autumn.
  • Feeding:

    Keep me on the dry side.
  • Fact:

    Pigs like to eat me.
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