Grand Maitre - Crocus
Delicate mauve (early flowering).
Crocus: (Zones 1,2)- See also General Bulb Growing Instructions
Crocus are great naturalisers and are relatively disease free. For best results crocus like a south facing aspect and are commonly planted around the roots of trees. Plant 5cm deep and 5-10cm apart. In warmer areas they like a layer of mulch to keep them cool in summer. Crocus chrysanthus feature multiple small flowers per bulb from small bulbs. Crocus vernus have larger bulbs and flowers. Flowers early spring.
Aspect: Half Sun
Growing Zones: Zones 1, 2 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Crocus
Product code: GRM
Scientific Name: Crocus vernus
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: Yes
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Rockery;Naturalising
Frost Hardy: Yes