Dutch Crocus (Crocus vernus 'Jeanne d'Arc') in the Crocus Database

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Also sold as:
Joan of Arc

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Other: grass like
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Other: may be forced
Underground structures: Corm
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Invaluable for early bees

Discussion Threads about this plant
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