Snowdrop (Galanthus nivalis ) is a bulbous perennial which blooms early spring. It is native to Europe and southwestern Asia.
Snowdrop contains numerous Amaryllidaceae alkaloids (up to 1.6%), including galanthamine (the main component), haemanthamine, galanthine, lycorine, and narciclasine. A tetrameric lectin has been isolated from the bulbs.
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