• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Crocus

Botanical Name
Crocus vernus
Min Zone
3
Max Zone
8
Height
6 inches
Flowers
Early spring: white, purple, yellow, striped
Light
Full sun to part shade
Soil
Well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Use in rock and perennial gardens, around trees and shrubs and in lawns
Problems
Squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits and voles
Varieties
  • Crocus chrysanthus - orange flowered and earlier than C. vernus.

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


Aug. 5-15, 2021
Wisconsin State Fair
In-person event

Aug. 28, 2021
Ebert's Greenhouse Village
In-person event

Aug. 28, 2021
Sustainability Fair
In-person event

Oct. 9, 2021
Sanger House Gardens
In-person event

Register today! Plus, watch Melinda's past webinars ON DEMAND
for a limited time.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Enter to win 3 bags of Wool Pellets and reduce watering by up to 25%!

ENTER NOW