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botanical name:
Crocus pulchellus
Crocus pulchellus © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.12m
width: 0.04m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Autumn or early winter flowering crocus with goblet shaped flowers of pale lilac-blue, lightly veined violet and with yellow throats, produced before the leaves appear.

cultivation:
Full sun and gritty poor to moderately fertile, well drained soil.

other notes:
From the Balkans and Turkey.

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