Alpine snowbell Soldanella alpina

alpine snowbell


S. alpina is a perennial with leathery, rounded leaves and umbels of nodding purple to violet flowers 1.5cm in length in early spring

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      alpine snowbell alpine soldanella blue moonwort jewel of the Alps see more

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      Up to 10 cm

    • Spread

      0-0.1 metre

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    Sand, SoilLoam

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Rock Garden Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed or softwood cuttings

  • insectPests

    May be attacked by aphids

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free