Erythronium dens-canis Dog’s tooth violet

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Plant for shade

  • Summer dormant

Beautiful rich green leaves, heavily spotted in purple give rise to stems bearing drooping, bright pink flowers. The petals recurve to reveal the central boss of yellow anthers. 

Prefers a moisture retentive but well-drained, fertile soil in shade. Summer dormant. 

Height: 4 - 6 inches / 10 - 15cm 

Spread: 6 - 12 inches / 15 - 30cm 

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This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.

Delivery Options

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  • Click And Collect

    Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.