Crocus speciosus - 100 per Box
Crocus speciosus, a fall-blooming crocus, is native to Turkey, Iran, and surrounding area. The name, speciosus, means "showy", and it certainly is. The bulb multiplies very rapidly, so is ideal for naturalizing in the landscape. It's the plant itself is surprisingly easy to grow, and beautiful.
Name(s): Crocus speciosus, Crocus multifidus, Bieberstein's crocus.
Flower Color: Purple.
Bloom Time: Fall.
Foliage: Herbaceous, green.
Height/Spread: Approximately 4 inches.
Climate Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade.
Soil Condition: Average, well-drained, pH 6.1 - 7.5
Planting Depth: 2 inches to 3 inches.
Features: Fall-blooming, multiplies rapidly.
Uses: Perfect for container gardens, bulb gardens and naturalizing.
Comments: Plant 2" to 3" deep and 3" to 4" apart in average well-drained soil. Crocus thrive in full sun to partial shade in USDA climate zones 3 to 10.
Please note that the shipping period on these is very short - during the month of September only. They sell out quickly. Place your order now.