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Galanthus nivalis 'Hippolyta'

Galanthus nivalis 'Hippolyta'

Double trouble Snowdrop Galanthus hippolyta is a hybrid between G. plicatus and G. nivalis 'flore pleno'.

Worldwide, there are 19 snowdrop species in the genus Galanthus. They have medicinal properties, for example they contain an alkaloid, galanthamine, that is used in the management of Alzheimer’s disease in some countries.

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  • Uploaded on February 28, 2013
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    by Erik van den Ham