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: Spring
Underground structures: Corm
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets

Common names
  • Crocus
Also sold as:
  • Crocus biflorus subsp. isauricus

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Location: Pacific Northwest, zone 8
Date: 2019-03-15
Location: my garden, Utah
Date: 2020-03-10
Location: Varna, Bulgaria
Date: 2019-03-10
Location: From my garden. Poland.
Location: Varna, Bulgaria
Date: 2019-03-09

photo credit: Anna reg
Location: Long Island, NY
Location: Pacific Northwest, zone 8
Date: 2018-02-09
Location:  Bronx NY
Date: 2016-03-26

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