Crocus × luteus 'Golden Yellow'

20 bulbs £4.99
available to order from summer 2018
Quantity 1 Plus Minus
Buy Crocus × luteus 'Golden Yellow' crocus bulbs: Vigorous and very colourful

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: gritty, poor to moderately fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: February and March
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 7/8

    As the name suggests, the colour of these flowers is a rich golden yellow. This is a strong- grower that is ideal for naturalising through lawns and meadows. Each bulb may produce up to 5 flowers, so you will usually get a very generous show too.

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

  • CAUTION do not eat ornamental bulbs
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Eventual height & spread

Very warm colour

5

Lovely bright colours, brighten up the dullest day.

Imac

clydebank

Yes

I would buy these again

5

Beautiful

Smt

Poole

Yes

Crocusxluteus'Golden Yellow'

5.0 2

100.0

Why do the birds eat my yellow crocus and cause them to go blind, but leave the mauve variety? Is there any way of stopping them?

Old gardener

Hello, I'm afraid I have never heard of this before so I am at a bit of a loss, but I suspect it may have something to do with the way birds see colours. Strange though that the birds have taken a liking to yours, when you will see yellow crocus flourishing in other parks and gardens. The best way to stop them however is to either put a physical barrier over the bulbs (like chicken wire), or put up a deterrent (ie something that creates movement or looks like a predator). I'm really sorry not to be more help,

Helen

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