Also known as the 'winter daffodil', Crocus sternbergia lutea is a bright and cheerful late autumn bloom that will add plenty of colour to your display, even when the weather doesn't mirror its happy demeanour. This bright yellow bulbous bloom is an easy to grow option for your autumn garden, perfect for planting in beds, containers, or even in grass. Grows to heights of 10-15cm. 8/10cm bulbs supplied.
|Mature Height||15 cm|
|Mature Spread||5 cm|
|Plant Spacing||5 cm|
|Annual Growth||15 cm|
|Planting||Plant at approx 2-5cm deep.|
|Soil Type||Moderately fertile, well drained|
Growing at a glance…
Plant crocus bulbs from September to December 5-8cm deep and 5cm apart. Can be planted under trees and shrubs in grass, in borders and containers. Plant in groups for an en-masse growth, similar to what you'd find on a woodland walk. Leave undisturbed after flowering and they will bloom year after year. Flowers late Winter to Early Spring.