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Scientific Name: Cyclamen hederifolium
Pronunciation: SICK-luh-min hed-ur-ih-FOE-lee-um
Common Name: hardy cyclamen
Family Name: Primulaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features:
Course(s): not used (off campus)

Habit: Pendulous
Form: Mounded, Vase
Texture: Medium - coarse
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Central / west Asia, Europe
Hardiness Rating: Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Dryland (no watering), Perennial border, Woodland margin
Additional Info: Google Images
hardy cyclamen
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation:
Colour in Summer:
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate
Apices: Acute
Bases: Cordate
Margins: Crenate, Undulate (wavy)

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:4
Colour (petals): Showy, Purple, White
Flower Time at Peak: Oct

Fruit Type:
Fruit Colour:
Fruiting Time:
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Tubers

Pest Susceptibility: Rabbit resistant
(NCA) Not Currently Available : not used
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