A gorgeous deep purple large flowering crocus. Fabulous planted en-masse or in drifts. They will also make an effective display planted in smaller clumps throughout the border or rockery where, if left undisturbed they will multiply and come back year after year. A fantastic low maintenance choice that will flower into the daffodil spring season, Grand Maitre offers some blue contrast to all that yellow. Flowers February to March. Height 8-10cm. Supplied as 7/8cm corms.
|Mature Height||10 cm|
|Mature Spread||5 cm|
|Plant Spacing||5 cm|
|Annual Growth||10 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.