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botanical name:
Crocus vernus ssp. albiflorus 'Jeanne d'Arc'
Crocus vernus ssp. albiflorus 'Jeanne d'Arc' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dutch Crocus
synonyms:  Crocus x cultorum 'Jeanne d'Arc'
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.12m
width: 0.05m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Large flowered Dutch Crocus, large goblet-shaped, pure white flowers with deep purple bases and faint feathering.

Slower and more difficult to establish in cultivation than other, smaller species.
Well drained, humus-rich soil, preferably moist in spring but quite dry in summer. Full sun.

By division of bulb offsets

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