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Flower bulbs
£40.99
SPP00969
In stock
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Quick overview

Stunning flowers, with this crocus collection you get to enjoy flowers in autumn and winter through to spring. Beautiful bright blooms during the darker months, these autumn flowering and spring flowering large cupped crocuses are great to plant in pots and containers and front of borders. 

Enjoy these lovely crocus flowers for planting in Autumn:

  • Crocus minimus 'Spring Beauty'
  • Crocus 'Jeanne d'Arc'
  • Crocus 'Remembrance'
  • Crocus chrysanthus 'Romance'
  • Crocus angustifolius
  • Crocus sativus - saffron (Autumn flowering)
  • Crocus 'Mixed' (Autumn Flowering)

Total: 66 Bulbs delivered.

Delivery from September.

What's in the collection?

Spring Flower bulbs:

Crocus minimus 'Spring Beauty': A species found in Corsica and Sardinia. Beautiful outer flower petals of soft lilac to white with a special deep purple feathered flash.  Height: 15cm, Flowering time:  February to March, Preferred conditions: Generally sunny positions or part sunny or dappled sunlight. x8 Corms for planting.

Crocus 'Jeanne d'Arc': A large flowering sometimes call Wild Crocus of the Alps or Pyrenees that bloom a little later than the smaller Species Crocus, taking you well into Spring. 'Jeanne d'Arc' has large brilliant white flowers with purple striations on the stem and flower base with stigma that is orange and frilly. Grass-like foliage with silver-white stripes. Ht: 15cm. x8 corms for planting.

Crocus 'Remembrance': Native to the Alps, Pyrenees, and the Balkans. A lovely Dutch crocus cultivar with large cup-like shiny violet flowers. With bright orange pistils. Ht: 15cm. x6 Corms for planting.

Crocus chrysanthus 'Romance': Crocus chrysanthus is a species native to the Balkans and Turkey. A favourite with gardeners, called the snow crocus due to flowering earlier than other types with beautiful fragrant flowers. The most romantic crocus with warm creamy soft yellow flowers. Ht: 15cm, x12 Corms for planting.

Crocus angustifolius: Called the Cloth-of-Gold crocus due to its spectacular bright orange-yellow feathered flowers with deep maroon colouring on the outside. Species crocus in cultivation for at least 500 years.  Ht: 15cm, x8 Corms for planting.

Crocus sativus - saffron (Autumn flowering): Saffron crocus, giving its name to Saffron Walden, it has stunning fragrant, violet-purple flowers grown for its red stigma. Saffron is the most expensive spice in the world. Ht: 15cm, x8 Corms for planting.

Crocus 'Mixed' (Autumn Flowering): 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. Ht: 15cm, x12 Corms for planting.

Total Bulbs: 66 Bulbs.

Delivery from September.

Plant Details

Flowering Time:
Autumn Flowering and Winter to Spring
Genus / Species:
Crocus Collection
Type:
Hardy Perennial Bulb
Bulb Size:
8+
Scented:
Unscented
Pollinator Friendly:
Yes
Cut Flower:
Excellent tall cut flower

Preferred Conditions

Planting Depth:
5-10
Soil Type:
well-drained soil, generally semi gritty and moderately fertile
Where to Plant:
Container displays/flower gardens/front of borders
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.

This product is dispatched to you by the Seed Pantry team using Royal Mail 1st and 2nd Class tracked services and is packaged using outer boxes for protection that should be recycled or reused.

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