During the Second World War the USA military police were nicknamed “Snowdrops” due to their dull green uniforms and white helmets.
Much like their military namesakes snowdrops are a tenacious, hardy plant. These winter flowering bulbs march on through February frosts bringing hope of brighter days.
The distinctive white, bell-shaped blooms are a welcome sight this month but the appeal of the snowdrop goes beyond aesthetics.
Snowdrops provide some of the earliest nectar for butterflies and moths.
Provide A Spread of Snowdrops…