Crocus chrysanthus var. fuscotinctus

50 + 25 FREE bulbs £17.97 £11.98
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25 bulbs £5.99
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Buy Crocus chrysanthus var. fuscotinctus species crocus bulbs: Noted for its scented flowers

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

    Fragrant, golden-yellow, goblet-shaped flowers, with a bronze-green base and purple markings on the outer petals, appear in February and March with their slender, strap-shaped leaves. Perfect for naturalising in a sunny border or lawn, they also work well in pots and windowboxes, where you will be better able to take advantage of their sweet-smelling blooms. For the best results plant in early autumn in a gritty, well-drained soil.

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

  • Humans/Pets: Ornamental bulbs - not to be eaten

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Planted in the lawn, in the first year lots were eaten by slugs and snails when still in the buds. In the second year much more successful.



Great Way to buy bulbs


Great way to buy good quality bulbs


St Albans


Very attractive, lighting up my patio in the Spring


These Crocus are planted in a large pot on my patio to bring colour during the Spring.


West Midlands


Another good buy from Crocus


Always enjoy my purchases. They come perfectly packed and plants in excellent condition.








North Wales


Hello Spring


The crocus bulbs (yellow, white and purple) have provided a welcome splash of colour in the garden beds and pots.


Clacton on Sea


Beautiful for spring!


Lovely planted in a group





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