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Cyclamen graecum ssp. candicum

Greek Hardy Cyclamen

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Item #: 9411

Zones: 7a to 9b

Height: 4" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Crete

Pot Size: 2.5" pot (7.9 fl. oz/233 ml) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.


Cyclamen graecum ssp. candicum originates from partially sunny but dry rocky hillsides in the Lefka Ori region of Crete, where we saw it growing in 2010. The August to October-borne flowers are white to pale pink, usually with a deep purple basal blotch. As with the species, the fall-emerging, late spring dormant leaves of Cyclamen graecum ssp. candicum are incredibly patterned.