Crocus tommasinianus

characteristics

FOLIAGE | HABIT | FLOWER

THIS IS A DECIDUOUS PLANT WITH A TUFTED HABBIT. IT PRODUCES PURPLE FLOWERS IN SPRING.

ASPECT | SOIL | PH

THIS PLANT LIKES A NORTH/EAST/WEST/SOUTH FACING GARDEN. IT ENJOYS A SHELTERED OR EXPOSED POSITION IN A CHALK, CLAY, SAND OR LOAM SOIL

HEIGHT | SPREAD | GROWING TIME

THE PLANT TAKES ROUGHLY 2-5 YEARS TO GAIN FULL HEIGHT AND SPREAD. HEIGHT UP TO 10CM. SPREAD UP TO 10CM.

PRUNE | PESTS | DISEASE

NO PRUNING IS REQUIRED. CAN SUFFER FROM MICE, VOLES AND SQUIRRELS. GENERALLY DISEASE FREE APART FROM POTENTIAL ROT DUE TO STORAGE

SUGGESTED PLANTING LOCATIONS AND GARDEN TYPES

FLOWER BEDS, PATIO AND CONTAINER, ROCK GARDEN, WILDFLOWER MEADOW.

Early crocus

Tommies

sun rain
Full sun Well drained
cold info
H6 (-15 to -20) Most crocus plants are poisonous

cropped-logopit_1514457608136.jpgPERFECT PATCH LTD – ‘UNLOCK THE POTENTIAL’

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