Snow Crocus (Crocus chrysanthus 'Gipsy Girl') in the Crocus Database

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Also sold as:
Gypsy Girl

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late winter and early spring
Underground structures: Corm
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets

Snow Crocus

Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Aug 29, 2014 9:09 PM

A lovely early-blooming species of snow crocus. I planted about 50 Gypsy Girl bulbs late last fall. I do love the golden yellow coloring and the really striking purple stripes along the outside of the blooms.

In my garden Gypsy Girl blooms after my earliest blooming yellow species crocus, Fuscotinctus.

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