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Crocus 'Mixed' (Autumn Flowering)

Flower bulbs
£2.75
SPP00951
In stock
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Quick overview

Autumn flowering mix of pale to deep lilac and white crocus flowers. A wonderful display of vibrant colour during the autumn months when colour in the garden is fading elsewhere. They will multiply year after year and are great planted in containers, beds, borders, and rockeries. Height: 15cm, Flowering time: September to November, Preferred conditions: Generally sunny positions or part sunny / dappled sunlight. x6 Corms for planting.

Crocus flowers have a beautiful range, from smaller flowering species to larger cultivar. Crocus corms will delight you in autumn as well light the way to a new spring season. Perennial plants that will naturalise planted in container displays, lawns, rock gardens and under trees.

Origin/native: Europe, Middle East, Asia and China

What you get

x6 corms for planting

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Plant Details

Flowering Time:
September to October
Genus / Species:
Crocus 'Mixed' (Autumn Flowering)
Cultivar / Variety:
Crocus 'Mixed' (Autumn Flowering)
Harvest Time:
When in flower remove the 3 red stigma with tweezers for drying – store in airtight containers once dry.
Height / Spread:
10-15cm/5cm
Type:
Hardy Perennial Bulb
Bulb Size:
5+
Pollinator Friendly:
Yes

Preferred Conditions

Planting Depth:
5cm to 7cm
Soil Type:
well-drained soil, generally semi gritty and moderately fertile
Where to Plant:
Container displays/front of borders/under trees/grassed areas/rock gardens
Position:
Full sun or part shade
Watering:
Generally only in hot conditions or when in containers keep moist
Care Tips:
Perennial plants will come back each year so decide to plant them in final growing positions or if you grow them as container displays they can be planted out after flowering.
Feeding:
After flowering you can apply a balanced liquid fertiliser weekly for a month to build up the bulbs for next year.

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