Crocus tommasinianus

Crocus tommasinianus is the best, early crocus for grass- and the absolute classic, mini mauve candle. It will spread by self-sowing. More
25 bulbs 260008-25 £5.50

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Crocus tommasinianus is the best, early crocus for grass- and the absolute classic, mini mauve candle. It will spread by self-sowing. The bees absolutely love them, big, fat, well fed and sleepy, their furry legs clad in pollen.

Genus Crocus tommasinianus
Type Hardy Perennial Bulb
Common Name Early Crocus
Border Position Front
Bulb Size 5/+

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Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 10cm (4in)
Spacing Plant 8-10cm (3-4in) deep,10cm (4in) apart.
Care Tips Can be naturalized easily in grass but wait until the foliage has died down in June to cut the grass.
Flowering February
Vase Life These will only last a couple of days in the vase, float them in a bowl as a table centrepiece for much need colour when little else is around.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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