Crocus 'Ladykiller'

species crocus bulbs

10 bulbs £2.99 Email me when in stock
30 bulbs £7.99 Email me when in stock
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: gritty, poor to moderately fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: February and March
  • Flower colour: white with purple-splashed outer petals
  • Other features: slender, strap-shaped, mid-green leaves
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 5/7

    Fragrant, white, goblet-shaped flowers with purple-splashed outer petals appear in February and March above the slender, strap-shaped leaves. This beautiful, bi-coloured crocus is perfect for naturalising in sunny, well-drained areas of a shrub border or lawn. For maximum impact plant in bold, naturalistic drifts in gritty, well-drained soil, where they will get plenty of sun.

  • Garden care: Plant bulbs in naturalistic drifts 10cm (4in) deep in September or October.

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