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Scientific Name: Cyclamen repandum
Pronunciation: SICK-luh-min REP-an-dum
Common Name: hardy cyclamen, spring sowbread
Family Name: Primulaceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Leaves basal, heart-shaped, dark green with a lighter arrowhead pattern, up to 8 cm long..
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: Europe
Hardiness Rating: Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Woodland margin
Additional Info: Google
hardy cyclamen, spring sowbread
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation:
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Ovate
Apices: Acute
Bases: Cordate, Sagittate
Margins: Crenate, Undulate (wavy)

Inflorescence Type:
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): Showy, Purple, White, Pink
Flower Time at Peak: Mar, Apr, May
Additional Info: Petals reflexed covering the receptacle and part of the pedicel

Fruit Type: Berry (true)
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Jun, Jul
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Tubers
Pest Susceptibility: Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant
(NCA) Not Currently Available : not used
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