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Autumn Crocus

Botanical Name
Colchicum speciosum
Hardiness
Zones 4 to 9
Height
6 to 12 inches
Flowers
Fall: white, rosy-purple, pink
Light
Full to part sun
Soil
Fertile and moist
Planting & Care
  • Plant in late August
  • Set bulbs 3 inches deep and 6 inches apart
  • Divide every 3-4 years to speed up the spread
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Album - white flowers

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