Synonym: Cyclamen alpinum.
Cyclamen trochopteranthum belongs to the Cyclamen coum group, which is native to south-east Turkey where it grows in the understory of pine, juniper and cedar groves (300 to 1500 metres). Spring flowering of carmine pink to white blooms with a well-marked central spot.
Characteristic foliage with a spiral twisted shape.
Grow in the sun or slight shade in an alpine rockery in poor, lightly acid, well-drained soil. Summer dormancy.
An excellent plant for growing in pots in an alpine greenhouse.
Limited stock. For collectors
- 0,5L pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: less than 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 20 cm
- Flower colour: magenta
- Flowering period: spring flowers