Species Crocus Collection
£12.25 – £24.00
Species Crocus Collection. Clump forming. Perennial. Thrives in full sun or light shade with well-drained soil. These are the earlier flowering crocus which start to bloom in early February through to March. The flowers are slightly smaller than the common Dutch crocus and are also slightly scented. They can be used for naturalising under trees, in the grassland, rockeries, beds and borders, and containers. Other bulbs that flower around the same time are snowdrops. eranthis (winter aconites), Cyclamen coum, Dwarf Iris and the Narcissus February Gold.
Collection 125 bulbs, 5 packets. 25 Blue Pearl, 25 Cream Beauty, 25 Dorothy, 25 Ruby Giant, 25 Snow bunting.
Collection 250 bulbs, 5 packets. 50 Blue Pearl, 50 Cream Beauty, 50 Dorothy, 50 Ruby Giant, 50 Snow bunting.
Bulb Size 5/7
February – March
125 bulbs, 250 bulbs
Plant: September-November. 8 cm deep. Spacing 10 cm. Flowers February-March. Height 10-15 cm.
Hardy. Perennial. Thrives in full sun or light shade in well-drained soil. Can be grown in containers, flowerbeds, borders. Also Ideal for naturalising under trees or in grassland.
Propagate: By dividing overcrowded clumps in June, replant or store in cool dark place until planting time in the autumn.