Galanthus nivalis L.
Common Name: SNOWDROP
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Forb

Roadsides, edges of forests, river banks, probably more commonly established than the few records suggest. A native of Europe, first collected in Wayne Co. in 1933.

This is the most commonly cultivated species, grown for its extraordinarily early flowers, sometimes appearing in February, but other species of Galanthus are are also cultivated and may escape


Berrien County
Mecosta County
Ottawa County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. May 22, 2022.